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anonymous
 3 years ago
Use the Distance Formula to find the distance to the nearest tenth between A(7, 4) and B(2, 0).
anonymous
 3 years ago
Use the Distance Formula to find the distance to the nearest tenth between A(7, 4) and B(2, 0).

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you can make sure that you will be able to find the distance

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Definitely use the distance formula first

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah, round to the nearest tenth to get a approximate answer

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok but how do I do that?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Use the distance formula, of course

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0from 2 to 7 is 5 units, from 4 to 0 is 4 units, pythagoras says \(5^2+4^2=d^2\) so \(d=\sqrt{5^2+4^2}\)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A(7, 4) and B(2, 0). D=sqrt(dx^2+dy^2) where dy and dx meand difference in x and y

campbell_st
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the formula is \[d = \sqrt{(x _{2}x _{1})^2 + ( y _{2} y _{1})^2}\] designate the ordered pair A as the 1 point and the other B as the 2 point substitute and evaluate as shown above
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