Introduction: Finding the Distance of a Point to a Line
Using the distance formula to find the distance from a point to a line.
Draw a graph.
Plot any 3 points and connect them into a triangle.
Draw the straightest line from the point to the line.
Determine the distance formula.
Plug in the X's for X and the Y's for Y.
Do what is in the parenthesis first.
Then square your answer.
Add your answers
Take the square root to go your answer.