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anonymous
 one year ago
Find the distance between the two points. Round to the nearest tenth if necessary.
(10, –8), (4, 0)
anonymous
 one year ago
Find the distance between the two points. Round to the nearest tenth if necessary. (10, –8), (4, 0)

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Hero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@jguillory4, what are your thoughts regarding this problem? Do you have an approach to attempt solving this yet?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Use the distance formula for the two points

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have an idea how to solve it

Hero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What idea is that @jguillory4? Mind sharing?

Mehek14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(D=\sqrt{(0(8)^2+(410)^2}\\ D = \sqrt{(8)^2+(6)^2}\\D=\sqrt{64+36}\)

Mehek14
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0add 64 + 36 = 100 \(\sqrt{100}=10\)

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1why not find the distance between the x values, then the distance between the y values and just use Pythagoras' Theorem... the distance between the points is the hypotenuse it means less to remember

Hero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@alexxmorales the point was to figure out what the user already knows first before attempting to help.

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1435521986188:dw

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so always ask if they can plot the points. then if the can find the distance, then use pythagoras
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