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Find the coordinates of the point (5,7) when it is reflected across the line y=11.
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Find the coordinates of the point (5,7) when it is reflected across the line y=11.
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cassidyohrtBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
But don't you need more than one coordinate?
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punnusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
mirror being mid point of the line joining the two points. \[\left\{ 5,11 \right\}\] now \[5=\frac{x2x1 }{ 2 }\] and \[11=\frac{ y2y1 }{ 2 }\]
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punnusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you know x1 and y1 find x2 and y2
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cassidyohrtBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I completely understand what you're saying, but I honestly have no idea how to solve for x2 and y2. I remember learning this, but I haven't used it in 2 years.
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punnusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
did you get the idea behind mid point
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punnusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Then take the given point as the first point in the case i.e (5,7)
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punnusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
now use the formula that I have already posted
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cassidyohrtBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Wait, so wouldn't it be (5,7)?
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cassidyohrtBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Nevermind, let me resolve quick.
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punnusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
did you get is answer as (5,15). If not I can give us an another approach
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