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An airplane flying over colorado springs at an elevation of 33,000 feet begins its descent to land at denver, 50

miles away. if the elevation of denver is 5,000 feet, what should be the approximate slope of descent? Express as a fraction and as a percent.

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33000 ft
Denver (5000 ft)
(50 miles)
264000 ft
What should be the approximate slope of descent?
(33000 - 5000)
7
(264000)
66
0. 1060

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