The Max and Kelly Investigation

Author:
rkeller
Max lives 2 miles from school. Kelly lives 5 miles from school. How far apart do Max and Kelly live?
1. Start by moving Max and Kelly's houses around to see the different possible locations they could be and still be the distance they are from the school. 2. Construct a segment between Max and Kelly's houses. Make the segment bold and a different color so that it stands out from the other segments. 3. Measure the length of the segment between their houses. 4. What is the maximum distance that Max and Kelly can live from each other? 5. What is the minimum distance that Max and Kelly can live from each other?