Find the Distance Between Two Points (-9,-3) , (7,-7)

Math
(-9,-3) , (7,-7)
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.
(7-(-9))2+((-7)-(-3))2
Simplify.
Tap for more steps…
Multiply -1 by -9.
(7+9)2+((-7)-(-3))2
Add 7 and 9.
162+((-7)-(-3))2
Raise 16 to the power of 2.
256+((-7)-(-3))2
Multiply -1 by -3.
256+(-7+3)2
Add -7 and 3.
256+(-4)2
Raise -4 to the power of 2.
256+16
Add 256 and 16.
272
Rewrite 272 as 42⋅17.
Tap for more steps…
Factor 16 out of 272.
16(17)
Rewrite 16 as 42.
42⋅17
42⋅17
Pull terms out from under the radical.
417
417
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
417
Decimal Form:
16.49242250…
Find the Distance Between Two Points (-9,-3) , (7,-7)

Solving MATH problems

We can solve all math problems. Get help on the web or with our math app

Scroll to top