# Two girls walk home from school. Starting from school Susan walks north 2 blocks and then west 8 blocks, while Cindy walks east 3 blocks and then south 1 block. Approximately how many blocks apart are the girls' homes?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 21, 2016

Approximately

#### Explanation:

Cindy's house is

Cindy's house is

Using the Pythagorean Theorem,

Cindy and Susan's houses are