### BARS::Crossing the Continental Divide in New Mexico

 US Hwy-60 ```Continental Divide Elevation 7796 Feet ``` US Hwy-180 ```Continental Divide Elevation 6230 Feet ``` NM Hwy-53 ```Continental Divide Elevation 7882 Feet ``` Route 66 ```Continental Divide Elevation 7275 Feet ``` NM Hwy-9 ```Continental Divide Elevation 4520 Feet ``` NM Hwy-146 ```Continental Divide Elevation 4520 Feet ```
##### Exercises
1. Record which highway is the highest.

2. Record which highway is the lowest.

3. Compute what percentage of the six highways are U.S. highways (versus other road types such as Interstates and State highways).

4. Calculate the mean of the six elevations.

5. Calculate the mode of the six elevations.

6. Calculate the median of the six elevations.

7. Compute the percentage increase between the highest highway and the lowest highway. [Correct answer requires correct highest and lowest values.]

RoadHacker:: Continental Divide Pictures from New Mexico

Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 08 June 2005