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7-43.

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.