# How do you find the distance between (3,-2) and (5,-3)?

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#### Answer:

Use the distance formula to find the distance is

#### Explanation:

The (Euclidean) distance

#d = sqrt((x_2-x_1)^2 + (y_2-y_1)^2)#

In our example,

#d = sqrt((5-3)^2+(-3-(-2))^2) = sqrt(2^2+(-1)^2) = sqrt(4+1) = sqrt(5)#

#### Answer:

See below.

#### Explanation:

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