## anonymous 4 years ago The midpoint of a line segment with end points as (2, 3) and (4, y2) is (3, 2). What is the value of y2? Answer -2 -1 1 7

1. anonymous

1

2. anonymous

1

3. anonymous

If you want to know why, ask

4. anonymous

thamk u and what confused on the last reply

5. anonymous

I was just asking if you wanted to know how we got this answer

6. anonymous

oh ya could u show me i dont really have a teacher im homeschooled

7. anonymous

ok. the midpoint of a line segment is just the average of each coordinate value. In this case: $\frac{4+2}{2}=3$for the first coordinate, and,$\frac{y_{2}+3}{2}=2$Solving for y2, you get y2=1

8. anonymous

ohhh okay thank u so much like i said i sux at geometry probably because i dont have a teacher :/

9. anonymous

good thing for open study, there's always competent folks to help out :)