Distance Formula Practice - Section 3: Practice Using the Distance Formula

 
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Distance in Geometry

Unit 11: The Pythagorean Theorem
Lesson 4 of 6

Objective: Students will be able to derive the distance formula by making connections to the Pythagorean Theorem.

Big Idea: Understanding why the distance formula works with respect to the "change in x or y," enables students to solve novel problems requiring the measurement of distance.

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