## Distance of a Point from a Line – Formula and Example

Here you will learn formula to find the distance of a point from a line with examples. Let’s begin – Distance of a Point from a Line The length of the perpendicular from a point $$(x_1, y_1)$$ to a line ax + by + c = 0 is |$$ax_1 + by_1 + c\over {\sqrt{a^2+b^2}}$$|. It …