Find the Distance Between Two Points (-3,8) , (1,5)

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(-3,8)(1,5)
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.
(1-(-3))2+(5-8)2
Simplify.
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Multiply -1 by -3.
(1+3)2+(5-8)2
Add 1 and 3.
42+(5-8)2
Raise 4 to the power of 2.
16+(5-8)2
Subtract 8 from 5.
16+(-3)2
Raise -3 to the power of 2.
16+9
Add 16 and 9.
25
Rewrite 25 as 52.
52
Pull terms out from under the radical, assuming positive real numbers.
5
5
Find the Distance Between Two Points (-3,8) , (1,5)

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