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7-48.

On graph paper, graph the points $A(2,9)$, $B(4,3)$, and $C(9,6)$. Which point ($A$ or $C$) is closer to point $B$? Justify your conclusion. Homework Help ✎

Plot the points.

Draw lines to show the distance between points $A$ and $B$ and between points $C$ and $B$.

Draw slope triangles for both line segments.

Use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the lengths of the line segments.