Monday

November 24, 2014

November 24, 2014

Posted by **bart** on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 8:31pm.

(3, 5) and (8, 2)

(8-3)^2 + (2-5)^2

5^2 + -3^2

25 + 9 = 34 sqrt of 34 = 5.83

- algebra please check -
**Reiny**, Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 8:47pmyour presentation is considered "poor form"

Proper way:

distance = √((8-3)^2 + (2-5)^2 )

= √( 5^2 + (-3)^2)

= √(25+9)

= √34

- question for Reiny -
**bart**, Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 9:20pmReiny,

I know that my presentation is poor form. I only know how to work this in MS Word the right way. Is my answer supposed to d=sqrt 34 or d=5.83?

- algebra please check -
**drwls**, Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 9:32pmSame thing, after rounding off. I would prefer the exact answer of Reiny

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Math - Did I do this problem correctly? Find the distance between the given ...

Advanced Math - Can someone check these for me? Please? Use half-angle identity ...

Algebra: Check please - 1. Find the distance between the pair of points. Round ...

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

Algebra-drwls please check! - Posted by Megan on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 3:...

Precalculus - he distance between 2 points (x1,Y1) and (x2,y2) is given by d = ...

distance formula - I need to find the distance between two points, (6,-3) and (-...

Precalculus - The distance between 2 points (z1,Y1) and (x2,y2) is given by d = ...

c++ - Distance between two 3-D points. Given two points in space (3-dimensional...

ALGEBRA - CAN YOU PLEASE HELP, I AM STUCK..THANKS FIND THE DISTANCE BETWEEN (-3,...