# Consider the points. (2,5) and (-4,5) If these points are graphed on a coordinate plane, what is the distance between

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Consider the points.

(2,5) and (-4,5)

If these points are graphed on a coordinate plane, what is the distance between them?

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1 year 2021-09-04T00:53:36+00:00 1 Answers 2 views 0

6 units

Step-by-step explanation:

Use the distance formula, $$\sqrt{(x_{2}-x_{1})^{2}+(y_{2}-y_{1})^{2}}$$.

Plug the x and y values from the given points into the distance formula:

$$\sqrt{([-4]-2)^{2}+(5-5)^{2}}$$.

Solve the square root:

$$\sqrt{36}$$ = $$\sqrt{6^{2}}$$ = $$6$$