Introduction: Midpoint Formula

Picture of Midpoint Formula

This is the Midpoint formula. This formula is used to find the middle point that separates a line segment into two equal segments. Lets say you have two points. One is (3,4), and the other is (2,3)

Step 1:

Picture of

First, you would take the numbers and plug them into the formula. That is done by the order of the numbers, as seen in the picture.

Step 2:

Picture of

Second, solve the formula by adding the numbers, and then dividing them.

Step 3:

Thats it! You have your midpoint! In this example, my midpoint was (2.5 , 3.5). Just be sure to plot it correctly!


About This Instructable




More by kulagroms:Distance FormulaMidpoint Formula
Add instructable to: