Find the Distance Between Two Points (-17,18) , (-23,-15)

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(-17,18) , (-23,-15)
Use the distance formula to determine the distance between the two points.
Distance=(x2-x1)2+(y2-y1)2
Substitute the actual values of the points into the distance formula.
((-23)-(-17))2+((-15)-18)2
Simplify.
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Multiply -1 by -17.
(-23+17)2+((-15)-18)2
Add -23 and 17.
(-6)2+((-15)-18)2
Raise -6 to the power of 2.
36+((-15)-18)2
Subtract 18 from -15.
36+(-33)2
Raise -33 to the power of 2.
36+1089
Add 36 and 1089.
1125
Rewrite 1125 as 152⋅5.
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Factor 225 out of 1125.
225(5)
Rewrite 225 as 152.
152⋅5
152⋅5
Pull terms out from under the radical.
155
155
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
155
Decimal Form:
33.54101966…
Find the Distance Between Two Points (-17,18) , (-23,-15)

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