How do you grade a hill level?

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2008-03-22 04:27:06

== == The grade of a hill is measured as a percentage in the

United States. This is simply the slope of the hill written in

percent form. For example, if you have a hill that drops 200 feet

over one mile (5280 feet) the grade would be 200/5280 = 0.0379, or

a 3.8% grade.

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