Posted by **Missy** on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 12:19pm.

Solve the problem. Round to the nearest tenth, if necessary.

A long-distance runner runs 5 miles directly south and then faces due east and runs another 7 miles. How far is the runner, in a straight line, from his starting point?

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