Saturday

December 20, 2014

December 20, 2014

Posted by **Anonymous** on Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 7:29pm.

The coordinates of D are (-2h, 0) and G are (h,k).

Using the distance formula I got the distance of DG to be the square root of 3h squared + k squared.

Using the distance formula I got the distance of EH to be -3h squared + k squared.

I know the two distances should be equal. I don't know why the second segment is coming out with that negative 3. I must have made a mistake somewhere... please help.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

geometry - These two segments (DG and EH) should come out to be of equal ...

distance formula - Hey thanks, stupid negative..... Ok now I'm trying to figure ...

Geometry - How do I find the distance between (-9,3) and (-1,-5) By using the ...

Geometry - Help? 1. In your own words, explain why we use the formula AB = |a - ...

????Math Question????8th grade adv.math - Algebra! How is the distance formula ...

Geometry - M and N are the midpoints ofandrespectively. Using graph paper, ...

geometry - M and N are the midpoints ofandrespectively. Using graph paper, ...

geometry - Trisha drew a pair of line segments starting from a vertex. Which of ...

geometry - How do you use the distance formula to see if the segments on a ...

physics - electrons are accelerated from rest over a distance of 800m to a ...