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0.40= ______
130

the slope of a street is 0.40 how many feet vertically does it rise over a horizontal diastance of 130 feet

I don't know how to work this problem

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  1. School Subject means exactly that!!

  2. i need to find the rise the run is 130 and the slope is 0.40

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  3. yes,
    height/130 = .4
    height = .4(130) = 52

    It rises 52 ft.

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  4. THANKS!!

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