Jcpenny wrote:

On a map Town G is 10 centimeters due east of Town H and 8 centimeters due south of Town J. Which of the following is closest to the straight-line distance, in centimeters, between Town H and Town J on the map?

A. 6

B. 13

C. 18

D. 20

E. 24

B.13

pythagorean theorem sqrt (10^2 + 8^2) ~= 13

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