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IB Math Distance between two points

Postby William » Tue Apr 23, 2013 4:17 am

IB Mathematics Studies, Distance between two points

How can we find the distance between two points A(12,4) and B(-10,8)?

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Re: IB Math Distance between two points

Postby nicole » Tue Apr 23, 2013 4:24 am

IB Mathematical Studies, Coordinate geometry

The distance between two points and is given by the following formula:



Applying the above formula in our case we have



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Re: IB Math Distance between two points

Postby William » Tue Apr 23, 2013 4:27 am

Thanks Nicole!
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