Q: What kind of slope gives you lines that are close together?

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The area with the steepest slope is the area where the contour lines are bunched closest together.

Lines with no slope are horizontal lines or flat lines

Lines that have the same slope are said to be parallel lines.

Presumably the questions refer to contour lines. If that is the case, the answer is as follows: Contour lines are lines drawn at selected heights on a map. They are lines that join points at the same height above the meas sea level. A gentle slope is one that does not rise (or fall) as rapidly as a steep slope. That is to say, you have to travel a greater horizontal distance to gain (lose) the same amount of vertical distance or height. So, with a gentle slope, you have to travel a greater distance to get from one contour to the next and so the lines are less close together.

Horizontal lines always have a slope of zero. (i.e completely flat, level surfaces have a slope of zero). However a line does not have to have a slope of zero in order to be a line.

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How close together the brown contour lines are Yes, the closer the contours the steeper the slope. Flat land, by definition, has no contour lines.

Where the slope is steep the contour lines will come close together.

Steep slope is indicated by topo lines close together.

Contour lines that are close together on a topographic map indicate an area of steep slope. If they essentially overlap you have a cliff.

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contour lines that are very close together

a steep slope in geography is if you see one on a map then it would be lines that are close together,

they have to be close together if they are far apart it means it is a flat area

If the "contour interval" ... the elevation difference between lines ... is the same everywhere on the map, then the lines will be closer rogether on steep ground, and farther apart on flatter ground.

The closer the contours, the steeper the slope.

The steeper the slope, the contour lines go further along the area. You can also determine the flatness of the area with these lines.

if someone were to make a topographic map they would mostlikly have a bunch a contour lines realy close together because the closer they are together the more steep it is.so i guess they would make close contour lines then make a drop off