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On a coordinate grid, point V is at (6, −8) and point S is at (6, 8). The distance (in units) between points V and S is ______. (Input only whole numbers, such as 2.)

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    use distance formula. \[d=\sqrt{(x _{2}-x _{1})^2+(y _{2}-y _{1})^2}\]

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can you explain that a little simpeler

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    any co-ordinate is given by (x,y) right?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yeah

  5. anonymous
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    |dw:1444469654462:dw|

  6. anonymous
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    right?

  7. anonymous
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    yes

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    now just sub those variables into the distance formulae i provided you

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    have you learnt the distance formulae?

  10. anonymous
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    otherwise theres an easier way (for this question)

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    |dw:1444469810799:dw|

  12. anonymous
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    |dw:1444469893082:dw|

  13. anonymous
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    how many unit step do you take to get from V to S?

  14. anonymous
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    |dw:1444470001059:dw|

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @Isabella1123 do you get it?

  16. anonymous
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    yes

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thanks

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    what was your answer?

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