# What is the distance between #(8, 2) # and # (4, -5) #?

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#### Explanation:

#### Explanation:

(8, 2) and (4, -5) are two points in a cartesian plane.

The line represents the distance between the points. The size of the line can be calculated using Pythagoras' formula:

#### Explanation:

The distance formula for Cartesian coordinates is

Where

Let

Hence the distance between the given points is