bartleby

Two points in a rectangular coordinate system have the coordinates (4.9, 2.5) and (-2.5, 4.7), where the units are centimeters. Determine the distance between these points.

Question

Two points in a rectangular coordinate system have the coordinates (4.9, 2.5) and (-2.5, 4.7), where the units are centimeters. Determine the distance between these points.

Expert Solution

Want to see the full answer?

Check out a sample Q&A here
Blurred answer
Students who’ve seen this question also like:
College Physics
College Physics
10th Edition
ISBN: 9781285737027
Author: Raymond A. Serway, Chris Vuille
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Not helpful? See similar books
College Physics
College Physics
Introduction. 21P
Similar questions
To this solution
Learn more about
Estimate of calculation
marketing sidebar icon
Want to see this answer and more?
Experts are waiting 24/7 to provide step-by-step solutions in as fast as 30 minutes!*
*Response times may vary by subject and question complexity. Median response time is 34 minutes for paid subscribers and may be longer for promotional offers.

Related Physics Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by students like you.

Q: Two points in a rectangular coordinate system have thecoordinates (5.0, 3.0) and (23.0, 4.0), where…

A: Given:Two point are given (5.0, 3.0) and (23.0, 4.0)

Q: "Two points in a two dimensional cartesian coordinate system are located at x1= 2.2 inches, y1 = 5.9…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Put the following number in scientific notation, using the number of significant figures listed in…

A: Given : 235,000

Q: Perform the following calculation. Supply your answer with the correct numerical value and amount of…

A: Any number raised to zero is just one. Therefore, 100 = 1 So our equation reduces to  1.060×100 ×…

Q: Using your calculator, find, in scientific notation with appropriate rounding, the value of each of…

A: Given a. (2.61 x 104) (6.285 x 109) / (5.37 x 104)  b. (3.1416 x 102) (2.365 x 105) / (1.402 x 109)

Q: Using some or all of the conversion factors, convert the following:  Convert 3.67 x 103 yards to…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Two points in a rectangular coordinate system have the coordinates (5.0, 3.0) and (–3.0, 4.0), where…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Convert 150 cm1.5 to an equivalent number of m1.5, given that 100 cm = 1 m   Give your answer to 2…

A: It is given that, 1 cm=10-2 m. It is required to convert 150 cm1.5 into m1.5.

Q: A certain corner of a room is selected as the origin of a rectangular coordinate system. If a fly is…

A: The distance will be :

Q: Find the value of m. Megabytes 72 108 0 1 Seconds 4 9.

A: case 1) megabytes/sec = 72/4  = 18 Mb/s Case 2) Megabytes/sec = 108/6  = 18 Mb/s Therefore, for t =…

Q: If you multiplied 4574 m by 56 m, how many significant figures should you report in your answer?

A: To determine Significant Figures

Q: In the following calculations, be sure to express the answer in standard scientific notation with…

A: 6.477 x 1044.7036 x 102

Q: Calculate the volume, diameter, cross-sectional area , and density of a cylinder Diameter = 1.847 cm…

A: Given that: Diameter, D=1.847 cm±0.001 cmLength, L=3.724 cm±0.003 cmMass, m=28.1g±0.1g

Q: The sketch is a cross section through the earth, showing two points that have a difference in…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: In order to measure the height of a mountain, a surveyor takes two sightings from a transit 1½ m…

A: Given, distance between the two is 1200 m height of the transit, h = 112 m = 1.5 m angle measured,…

Q: If the sides of the triangle are given as a= 7 units and b=10 units, what is the longest side of the…

A: Side 1 of triangle: a = 7 units Side 2 of triangle: b = 10 units

Q: The area of a triangle is given by the formula  A = 1/2 bh,  where A is the area, b is the length…

A: Given values: Area of triangle A is, A=12bh Value of b = 6 m Height h = 2b

Q: Two points in a plane have polar coordinates P1(2.500 m, π/6) and P2(3.800 m, 2π/3) . Determine…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: With these values, calculate the diameter and radius of square. length= 1.89cm width= 1.89cm…

A: Length = height = width = a = 1.89 cm

Q: If the adjacent side of a right triangle is 5.1 and the corresponding angle is 37 degrees, what is…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: 2. Using some or all of the conversion factors, convert the following:  Convert 3.67 x 103 yards…

A: Given value is 3.67×103 yards. Convert it to feet using above given list of conversion factors.…

Q: A rectangular swimming pool is (7.50x10^1) ft wide and (1.750x10^2) ft long. What is the area of the…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A distance is expressed as 9792.02 sft. What is the length in international feet? Express your…

A: Given, distance is expressed as 9792.02 sft U.S. survey feet.

Q: What is the area of a circle of radius 11.87 m ? Express your answer using four significant figures.

A: Given  Radius r1=11.87m r2=4.7m

Q: Evaluate the following expression and express the answer in scientific notation rounded to the…

A: 0.03348 m/s / [0.0094099 m + 2.28×10-4 m] = ?

Q: What can you say about the accuracy of your measurements? What can you say about the precision of…

A: Given: The longest dimension of the room by Tape is L = 3.70840 m. The longest dimension of the room…

Q: Two points in a rectangular coordinate system have the coordinates (5.5, 3.1) and (-2.7, 4.9), where…

A: Rectangular coordinate  Coordinates of first point = 5.5, 3.1 Coordinates of second point =  -2.7,…

Q: The Sun, on average, is 93 million miles from Earth. How many meters is this? Express (a) using…

A: (a)   The distance of the Sun from the Earth in meters can be determined as follows.

Q: Q10. The height of a certain hill (in feet) is given by h(x, y) = 10(2xy-3x-4y- 18x + 28y + 12),…

A: Given: h(x, y) = 10(2xy-3x2-4y2-18x+28y+12) The slope at a point 1 mile north and one mile east of…

Q: The rectangular coordinates of a point are (-9.00, 5.00), the polar coordinates of this point are:…

A: Write the given coordinates. x,y=-9.00, 5.00

Q: Mount Everest has a height of 29,029 ft above sea level. Express this height in meters, giving your…

A: Given: Height of the Mount Everest is 29,029 ft above sea level. Calculation: The value of 1 foot is…

Q: Mount Everest has a height of 29,029 ft above sea level. Express this height in meters, giving your…

A: Given data The height of Mount Everest above sea level is H = 29029 ft   The scientific notation of…

Q: what is the number of nautical miles between place a 10° south 90° west amd place b 60° north 90°…

A: Given :      Location of place A = 10°S and 90°W      Location of place B = 60°N and 90°E

Q: Find the ratio: (2.00 kg/ m^3 to 5.1 x 10^-6 Megagram/ cm^3

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A plot of land contains 5.2 acres. How many square meters does it contain? [1 acre = 43,560 ft2.] a)…

A: Given plot area = A = 5.2 acres we have to calculate 'plot area in square meters'

Q: A student sees a newspaper ad for an apartment that has 1,846square feet (ft2) of floor space. How…

A: Dear student In 1 foot there is 0.3048 meters. So 1 square feet = 0.0929 square meters.

Q: Convert the following into scientific notation: 4.3

A: The correct answer is 4.3 ×100   Explanation:  In scientific notation, nonzero numbers are written…

Q: 1. Add 1 cm and 1 m. 2. Divide 3 m by 2 m0.5. 3. Multiply 2 ft by 4 lb.

A: Click to see the answer

Q: The Sun, on average, is 93 million miles from the Earth. How many meters is this? Express (a) using…

A: Distance of sun from earth = 93 million miles  A) 1 million = 1,000,000 = 10^6  and 1 mile = 1609.34…

Q: Multiply 9.096×10^2m by 0.093×10^−1, taking into account significant figures

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A rectangle has a length of 3.452 ft and a width of 2.86 ft. Using significant figure rules, what is…

A: Click to see the answer

Q: The United States is 243 years old. How old is it in seconds? Write your answer in metric terms with…

A: Given data: The age of United states is x=243 years.

Q: how much is .5 inches to miles

A: Click to see the answer

Q: You are standing 10 feet away from a tree, and you measure the angle of elevation to be 65∘. How…

A: Given Height of eye is h = 5 ft Length L = 10 ft angleθ= 65o

Q: The length and width of a rectangular room are measured to be 3.955 ± 0.005 m and 3.050 ± 0.005 m.…

A: Length of the rectangular room,   Width of the rectangular room,

Q: The length and width of a rectangular room are measured to be 3.955 ± 0.005 m and 3.050 ± 0.005 m .…

A: L =3.955 ± 0.005 m W = 3.050 ± 0.005 m

Q: 5.6 hours = ________ seconds

A: Click to see the answer

Q: 5.6 hours = ________ seconds

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Which lists metric units, in order, from smallest to largest? O a. kilogram, gram, centigram O b.…

A: For the metric units the increasing manner arrangement is...…

Q: 0.04137 m/s / [0.0088667 m + 2.34×10-4 m]=

A: Please see the answer below

Knowledge Booster
Physics
Learn more about
Need a deep-dive on the concept behind this application? Look no further. Learn more about this topic, physics and related others by exploring similar questions and additional content below.
Recommended textbooks for you
  • College Physics
    Physics
    ISBN:9781285737027
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, Chris Vuille
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    Glencoe Physics: Principles and Problems, Student...
    Physics
    ISBN:9780078807213
    Author:Paul W. Zitzewitz
    Publisher:Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
    An Introduction to Physical Science
    Physics
    ISBN:9781305079137
    Author:James Shipman, Jerry D. Wilson, Charles A. Higgins, Omar Torres
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
  • Astronomy
    Physics
    ISBN:9781938168284
    Author:Andrew Fraknoi; David Morrison; Sidney C. Wolff
    Publisher:OpenStax
    Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text
    Physics
    ISBN:9781133104261
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    University Physics Volume 1
    Physics
    ISBN:9781938168277
    Author:William Moebs, Samuel J. Ling, Jeff Sanny
    Publisher:OpenStax - Rice University
  • College Physics
    Physics
    ISBN:9781285737027
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, Chris Vuille
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    Glencoe Physics: Principles and Problems, Student...
    Physics
    ISBN:9780078807213
    Author:Paul W. Zitzewitz
    Publisher:Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
    An Introduction to Physical Science
    Physics
    ISBN:9781305079137
    Author:James Shipman, Jerry D. Wilson, Charles A. Higgins, Omar Torres
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    Astronomy
    Physics
    ISBN:9781938168284
    Author:Andrew Fraknoi; David Morrison; Sidney C. Wolff
    Publisher:OpenStax
    Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text
    Physics
    ISBN:9781133104261
    Author:Raymond A. Serway, John W. Jewett
    Publisher:Cengage Learning
    University Physics Volume 1
    Physics
    ISBN:9781938168277
    Author:William Moebs, Samuel J. Ling, Jeff Sanny
    Publisher:OpenStax - Rice University