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Use the distance formula to determine the distance between the two points.

Substitute the actual values of the points into the distance formula.

Subtract from .

Raise to the power of .

Multiply by .

Add and .

Raising to any positive power yields .

Add and .

Rewrite as .

Pull terms out from under the radical, assuming positive real numbers.

Find the Distance Between Two Points (2,-5) , (-3,-5)