# Climb in percentage

The height difference between points A and B is 475 m. Calculate the percentage of route climbing if the horizontal distance places A, B is 7.4 km.

Correct result:

p =  6.42 %

#### Solution:

$y=475 \ \text{m} \ \\ x=7.4 \ km \rightarrow m=7.4 \cdot \ 1000 \ m=7400 \ m \ \\ \ \\ p=100 \cdot \ \dfrac{ y }{ x }=100 \cdot \ \dfrac{ 475 }{ 7400 }=\dfrac{ 475 }{ 74 }=6.42 \%$ Our examples were largely sent or created by pupils and students themselves. Therefore, we would be pleased if you could send us any errors you found, spelling mistakes, or rephasing the example. Thank you!

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