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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

Find the length of the line segment Point 1 - (3,17) Point 2 - (8,5)

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  1. Hero
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    Use graph paper

  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    i know, bout what's the forumula. Thats all i need to know

  3. Hero
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    I hate the formula. That's why I use graph paper

  4. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    oh yeah, i remember you stated in one of your earlier answers that you're a visual solver. Sorry man. Our exam we won't get graph paper ya'kno

  5. Hero
    • 5 years ago
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    You can bring your own scratch paper to the exam in the form of graph paper though.

  6. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    nope, we're not allowed. Its the final exam; in Canada

  7. Hero
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    \[d = \sqrt{(x_2 - x_1)^2 + (y_2 - y_1)^2 }\]

  8. Hero
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    That's the Distance Formula

  9. anonymous
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    |dw:1327195975216:dw|

  10. anonymous
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    |dw:1327196063740:dw|

  11. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    Therefore length of the line segment = 13

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