(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A girl delivering newspapers travels 5 blocks west, 8 blocks north, then 6 blocks east. What is the magnitude of her resultant displacement? Answer in unit of blocks.

2. Relevant equations

Is there an equation for this? I don't think so?

3. The attempt at a solution

My attempt is I drew a graph and went 5 to the left, 8 up, and 6 to the right. from there what should I do? Or is that incorrect?

THANKS SO MUCH

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