# How do you find the distance from A (-2,-2) to the line joining B(5,2) and c(-1,4)?

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Dec 12, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

The equation of the line BC is obtained by the following formula:

where you state

Then

in the form

Then you can find the requested distance by the following formula:

where

Then the requested distance is: