#### Answer

13 units

#### Work Step by Step

(-5,2) and (7,-3)
To find the distance between the two points we need to use the distance formula
$\sqrt (x2-x1)^{2} + (y2-y1)^{2}$
$\sqrt (7-(-5))^{2} + (-3-2)^{2}$
$\sqrt (12)^{2} + (-5)^{2}$ = $\sqrt 144 + 25$ = 13 units