# What is the distance between #(23,43)# and #(34,38)#?

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#### Answer:

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

The formula for calculating the distance between two points is:

Substituting the values from the points in the problem gives:

Or, approximately:

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

The key realization is that we can use the distance formula

Where the Greek letter Delta means "change in". We just need to figure out how much our

We go from

We go from

Plugging these into our formula, we get

Hope this helps!