Introduction: Finding Midpoint of a Line Segment

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Using the midpoint formula to find the midpoint of a line segment.

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Draw a graph.

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Plot any two points.

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Determine the midpoint formula.

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Plug in your points to the midpoint formula.

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Add your two X's and Y's.

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Divide your X by 2 and your Y by 2 to get your midpoint.

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Plot your midpoint on the graph.

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TomV4 (author)2016-10-21

The best way to learn is to teach.

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