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The distance of the point P(4, −3) from the origin is

(a) 1 unit
(b) 3 units
(c) 5 units
(d) 7 units


Solution

(c) 5 units
The given point is P​(4, −3) and the origin is (0, 0).
Then, x1=4, y1=-3 and x2=0, y2=0
OP=0-42+0--32    =-42+32    =16+9    =25    =5 units

Mathematics
RS Aggarwal (2015)
Standard X

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