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**What is the Distance Formula?**

The distance between two points (x_{1}, y_{1}) and (x_{2}, y_{2}) is given by the formula:

\(D = \sqrt {{{\left( {{x_2} - {x_1}} \right)}^2} + {{\left( {{y_2} - {y_1}} \right)}^2}} \)

**How the distance formula comes from the Pythagorean Theorem?**
Example of finding the distance between two points.

**Distance Formula Between Two Points **
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More Lessons for Grade 8

Math Worksheets

Examples, videos, worksheets, and solutions to help Grade 8 students learn the distance formula that uses the Pythagorean Theorem.

The distance between two points (x

\(D = \sqrt {{{\left( {{x_2} - {x_1}} \right)}^2} + {{\left( {{y_2} - {y_1}} \right)}^2}} \)

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