Evaluate the absolute value of the complex number |8 - 5i|

The absolute value of a complex number is the distance from 0 to that number on the imaginary plane

|a + bi| = √a^{2}+ b^{2}

|8 - 5i| = √a

|8 - 5i| = √8

|8 - 5i| = √64 + 25

|8 - 5i| = √89

|8 - 5i| = 9.6