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PLEASE HELP I AM STUCK ON THIS PROBLEM !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The FrostburgTruth bus travels on a straight road from Frostburg Mall to Sojourner Truth Park. The mall is 3 miles west and 2 miles south of the City Center. The park is 4 miles east and 5 miles north of the Center. How far is it from the mall to the park to the nearest tenth of a mile?
 7 months ago
 7 months ago
PLEASE HELP I AM STUCK ON THIS PROBLEM !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The FrostburgTruth bus travels on a straight road from Frostburg Mall to Sojourner Truth Park. The mall is 3 miles west and 2 miles south of the City Center. The park is 4 miles east and 5 miles north of the Center. How far is it from the mall to the park to the nearest tenth of a mile?
 7 months ago
 7 months ago

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wolfe8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Sketching what info you have will help a lot. You'll usually end up with just a geometry problem. Let me know if you need help with that.
 7 months ago

rockstargirl17Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Find the distance from (5,3) to (4,4) Distance= Sqrt[(54)^2+(34)^2]=Sqrt(81+49)= Sqrt(130). Without a calculator handy, the square root of 130 will be more than 11 (because 11*11=121) and less than 12 (12*12=144) but a little closer to 11. D. 11.4 miles (on a calculator 11.40175425099138)
 7 months ago

jdoe0001Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
see where the distances, where you can use the pythagorean theorem to get the "blue line" or hypotenuse
 7 months ago
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