The distance formula

In the previous exercise, we found that the distance between a point and the origin was How can we extend that to the distance between any two points?

What kind of transformation can you apply to the segment in the app?

Check all that apply
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

What was your strategy?

Create two equations that gives the x and y coordinates of the not movable point.

How does the answer to the previous equation relate to the coordinates of the movable point?

Create one equation to find the distance formula between two points, and