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I tried this once:P but the answer I came out with wasn't right: M is the midpoint of segment AB. Find the coordinates of B given A(5,1) and M(2,4).
Use the formula for this which is: (to find the x coordinate of B) xcoordinate of M = xcoordinate of A + xcoordinate of B /2
(to find the y coordinate of B) ycoordinate of M = ycoordinate of A + ycoordinate of B /2
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I tried this once:P but the answer I came out with wasn't right: M is the midpoint of segment AB. Find the coordinates of B given A(5,1) and M(2,4). Use the formula for this which is: (to find the x coordinate of B) xcoordinate of M = xcoordinate of A + xcoordinate of B /2 (to find the y coordinate of B) ycoordinate of M = ycoordinate of A + ycoordinate of B /2
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\[To Solve For The Xcoordinate Of B: 2 = \frac{ 5 + x }{ 2 }\] \[ToSolveForTheYCoordinateOfB: 4 = \frac{ 1 + y }{2}\]
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LoveYou*69Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I messed up solving for x & y somehow the first time, anyone want to help me out?(:
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You can use graph paper to find the coordinates of B
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Since AB is a line segment, the slope of AM = Slope of MB
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LoveYou*69Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yeah, but I need to see how to solve it this way, cause I tried but messed up. :P
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Did you at least figure out what the coordinates of B?
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Well, that would be a good start. If you use graph paper, you would be able to figure out the points. Then after that, you could use the midpoint formula easily, since you'd already know the coordinates of B.
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Notice, if you solve each of those equations you wrote above, you will find x and y as well.
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Now you know two ways to solve it. :D
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