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Determine the slope of an area, given the following: Start measuring at 700 feet. Measure a distance of four miles, and end at an elevation of 2432 feet.

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    Four miles is 21,120 feet
    The slope is 700/21,120.
    That would be 3.3% deg
    In degrees, it would be 1.9.

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