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A man travels 12km due north, then 5km due east and then back to the starting point on a straight road. What is the total distance traveled?

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1. 12^2 + 5^2 = h^2
144 + 25 = 169 = 13

13 + 12 + 5 = _______ km

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2. Khaled travels due north for 5km and then due west for 12km. How far is he from the starting point of his journey?

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