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  • one year ago

A parallelogram whose vertices have coordinates R(1, -1), S(6, 1), T(8, 5), and U(3, 3) has a shorter diagonal of ___ . 5 √(13) √(97)

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @perl can you please help??

  2. perl
    • one year ago
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    one moment

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you!!

  4. perl
    • one year ago
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    I plotted the points here

  5. perl
    • one year ago
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    thats the short diagonal http://prntscr.com/7izzgt

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    So would it be 5?

  7. perl
    • one year ago
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    we want the distance between (3,3) and (6,1) distance = \( \sqrt{ (6-3)^2 + (1-3)^2} = \sqrt{ 9 + 4} = \sqrt{13}\)

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ugh. I did it wrong, Thank you for helping me! If I have any more can you help me?

  9. perl
    • one year ago
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    ok :)

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