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# Express the equation of the given line in the form $A x+B y+C=0$. Then find the distance from the given point $P\left(x_1, y_1\right)$ to that line. Round answers to the nearest hundredth.$x=3 ; P(5,7)$

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To solve the problem, we need to use the distance formula from a point $(x_1, y_1)$ to a line.

\begin{aligned} d &= \dfrac{\abs{Ax_1 + By_1 + C}}{\sqrt{A^2 + B^2}} \end{aligned}

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