Mathematics
Maffit6
2020-04-27 22:38:15
on a coordinate grid, her house is located at (1,2) and the park at (5,5) what is the shortest distance from her house to the park
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Cprivett
2020-04-28 04:21:30

To solve, use the distance formula: [latex]d= sqrt{(x_1+x_2)^2+(y_1+y_2)^2} [/latex]. Using your values of x and y, you get [latex]d= sqrt{(1+5)^2+(2+5)^2} = sqrt{6^2+7^2} = sqrt{36+49} = sqrt{85}[/latex], which is approximately 9.22. This means your shortest distance is √85≈9.22

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