**Find the distance between two points located on a Cartesian plane using a range of strategies, including graphing software (ACMNA214)**

**LO:**To find the distance between two points

**Know:**

- What a linear equation is..
- How to use co-ordinates to plot points..
- How to use formulas to solve problems.

**Understand:**

- That there is a calculable distance between 2 points on the Cartesian Plane

**Do:**

- I can find the distance between 2 points on the Cartesian Plane.

**Distance Between 2 Points**

**Distance Between 2 Points**

### When we plot 2 points on a Cartesian Plane and then draw a straight line, we can easily find the distance between the two points.

The formula for finding the distance between two points is:

### Is there a similarity between this formula and Pythagoras’ Theorem?

**Worked Example**

**Worked Example**

**Distance Between 2 Points Videos**

**Distance Between 2 Points Videos**