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  • 2 years ago

Find the distance between (43, -15) & (29, -3). a. square root of 520, or 22.8 units b. square root of 1409, or 37.5 units c. square root of 270, or 16.4 units d. square root of 340, or 18.4 units

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  1. janessia
    • 2 years ago
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    i kno the distance formula and i solved it but i got sqrt of 52

  2. janessia
    • 2 years ago
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    @asnaseer can u help?

  3. CliffSedge
    • 2 years ago
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    Draw the right triangle and use pythagorean theorem to find the hypotenuse. What are the height and base of that triangle?

  4. janessia
    • 2 years ago
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    idk i didnt kno it was a triangle this was a question on my test no triangle was wit it

  5. devibabyy66
    • 2 years ago
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    http://www.mathematicsmagazine.com/applications/midpointDistanceFormula.htm

  6. CliffSedge
    • 2 years ago
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    |dw:1347403926253:dw|

  7. CliffSedge
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    The distance formula *is* the pythagorean theorem.

  8. asnaseer
    • 2 years ago
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    it might help if you listed the steps you took to get to that answer. that way I may be able to spot where you may have made a mistake.

  9. janessia
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    Thank u so much @devibabyy66

  10. janessia
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    i did the distance formula i plugged in all the numbers and solved it normally

  11. TAKEBACKMATH
    • 2 years ago
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    Distance formula is taken from pythag theorem but its not the it. get distance formula by this:

  12. CliffSedge
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    |dw:1347404305187:dw|

  13. janessia
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    thanks u guys

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