Lvasquez54
Find the distance between the points (1, 3) and (5, 0).



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Chlorophyll
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Could you write down the Distance formula for me HERE?

Lvasquez54
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Distance formula = sqrt of (x1x2) + (y1y2)

Chlorophyll
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Notice: Most common mistake is missing the square of difference!

Chlorophyll
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√ (x1x2)² + (y1y2)²

Chlorophyll
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(1, 3) and (5, 0)
( x1, y1) (x2, y2)
Now could you plug the coordinate into Distance formula?

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Chlorophyll
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@Lvasquez54 Can you do the addition and square now, since @sritama already wrote down perfectly clear and neat :)

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dw:1347646288819:dwdw:1347646112213:dw

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Then don't overlook the Sqrt sign, though :)