## Thomas' Calculus 13th Edition

$2 \sqrt 3$
Formula to find the distance between two points is $|PQ|=\sqrt{(x-x_0)^2+(y-y_0)^2+(z-z_0)^2}$ Let us consider $P=(0,0,0)$ and $Q=(2,-2,-2)$ Now, $|PQ|=\sqrt{(2-0)^2+(-2-0)^2+(-2-0)^2}=\sqrt{(2)^2+(-2)^2+(-2)^2}=\sqrt {4+4+4}$ or, $|PQ|=\sqrt{12}=2 \sqrt 3$