Worksheet: Distance between Parallel Lines
In this worksheet, we will practice finding the distance between any two parallel lines in the coordinate plane given their equations.
What is the distance between the parallel lines and ?
- A length units
- B length units
- C length units
- D length units
Find, to the nearest hundredth, the distance between the parallel lines and .
Determine the shortest distance between the two parallel lines whose equations are and .
Find the shortest distance between the two parallel lines with equations and .
The distance between two parallel lines is . If a third line is perpendicuar to both these lines, and intersects them at the points and , find all possible values of .
- A or
- B or
- C or
- D or