# Given point (6,-10) how do you find the distance of the point from the origin, then find the measure of the angle in standard position whose terminal side contains the point?

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Mar 26, 2017

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#### Explanation:

To find the distance to the origin you use the distance formula,

Plugging in the coordinates of the given point and the origin,

To find the angle, get a reference angle using

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