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What is a contour interval?

EDITED 1/8/16: A contour interval is a the elevation difference  between two adjacent contour lines.    Previous person put some ridiculous answer. This one is the cor (MORE)
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What is contour plowing?

Contour plowing is the farming practice of plowing across a slope  following its elevation contour lines. On sloped land, contour  plowing is done such that rows are side by (MORE)

What is an index contour?

A thicker line that has numbers written on it showing the rising or decreasing elevation on a topographic map By Ash Every fifth contour line on a topographic map, usually (MORE)

What is contour farming?

  Contour farming is a way of farming on slopes and hills that reduces soil erosion so that the plants on it can grow faster.
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What is contour drawing?

  A drawing in which an object is drawn as though your drawing tool is moving along all the edges and the ridges of the form.
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What are the characteristics of contour?

One of the characteristics of contour is that the variation of the  vertical distance between any of the two contour lines are usually  assumed to be uniform. The other char (MORE)

What is contour cropping?

This management practice reduces risk of erosion by tilling and planting across (i.e., following the curvature of the land), rather than up and down. Planting done along the c (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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