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Common definitions for mountains include a minimum height between 1,000 and 2,500 meters (3,300 to 8,200 feet) and minimum slope of 2 to 5 degrees, though there is no universally accepted definition.

Mountain - Wikipedia

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A mountain is a large landform that stretches above the surrounding land in a limited area, usually in the form of a peak. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill. .... does not have to reach th...

When does a hill become a mountain? | How It Works Magazine

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May 31, 2012 ... Many geographers state that a mountain is greater than 300 metres (1,000 feet) ... Tags: 300 metres, height, hill, mountain, slope, when does ...

Mountain vs. hill: Tough to define | Ask the Times | qctimes.com

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Oct 29, 2012 ... Q: When does a hill become a mountain? My dictionary says a mountain is “an elevation higher than a hill” and a hill is an “elevation lower than ...

How High is a Mountain? - Infoplease

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How high must a mountain be to be technically considered a "mountain"? ... and attaining an altitude greater than that of a hill, usually greater than 2000 ft. (610 m )." Note that this does not necessarily mean altitude above sea level; some ...

Climbing – when does a hill become a mountain? | The Human Cyclist

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Oct 19, 2013 ... Ever rode up a mountain on your bike? Or was it just a really, really big hill? Such thoughts were spinning through my head as I climbed the ...

At what height is a hill considered a mountain, and is there ...

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Sep 30, 2001 ... At what height is a hill considered a mountain and is there international agreement on this - trivia ... When does a hill become a mountain?

What is a Mountain? - Geolounge

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Sep 1, 2014 ... While there is a conventional understanding that a mountain is higher than a hill, there is no universally accepted definition of a mountain. Ad:.

hill - National Geographic Society

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Hills formed by faulting can eventually become mountains. The Himalayas in Asia, the tallest mountain range in the world, were once tiny hills. The Himalayas  ...

At what point does a hill become a mountain? - Quora

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According to the Mountain Watch[1] report by the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre, ... When is a mound of earth a "hill" versus a "mountain?".