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ujuge321
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Find the distance between the two points (5,3) and (1,6) and the midpoint of the line segment that joins the two points.
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ujuge321 Group Title
Find the distance between the two points (5,3) and (1,6) and the midpoint of the line segment that joins the two points.
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xMatt14x Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[y _{2}y_{1}/x _{2}x_{1}\]
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xMatt14x Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
plug your points into that question
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Outkast3r09 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
that is your slope matt.... distance would be \[\sqrt{(x _2x _1)^2+(y _2y _1)^2}\]
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Outkast3r09 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
mid point will be \[(\frac{x _1+x _2}{2},\frac{y _1+y _2}{2})\]
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ujuge321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thank you very much.
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Outkast3r09 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so your midpont would be \[\frac{5+1}{2},\frac{3+6}{2}= (2,\frac{9}{2})\]
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Outkast3r09 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
distance will be \[\sqrt{(15)^2+(6(3))^2}=\sqrt{(6)^2+(3)^2}=\sqrt{36+9}=\sqrt{45}=\sqrt{9*5}=3\sqrt{5}\]
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Outkast3r09 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\sqrt{45}=\sqrt{9*5}=3\sqrt{5}\]
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