# What is the distance between the points (10,2) and (14,5)?

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Dec 1, 2016

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#### Explanation:

The distance between the final point locations can be calculated from the “distance formula” for Cartesian Coordinate systems:

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Dec 1, 2016

#### Explanation:

To find the distance between any two point, we use the distance formula

#color(blue)("Distance"=sqrt((x_2-x_1)^2+(y_2-y_1)^2)#

We know that

#color(orange)((10,2)=(x_1,y_1)#

#color(orange)((14,5)=(x_2,y_2)#

So the distance will be