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Point A is at 1,321 and point b is located at 517. What is the distance from either endpoint to the midpoint. I have my answer I wanna check if its right
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ineedyouubiebs Group Title
Point A is at 1,321 and point b is located at 517. What is the distance from either endpoint to the midpoint. I have my answer I wanna check if its right
 11 months ago
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what are the two points and what is your answer?
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
The 2 points are A 1,321 and B 517. My answer is 919
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
how is point B 517?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
it should be an ordered pair
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
points are of the form (x,y)
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No the question issnt asking for ordered pairs. It's a line with points so it'll be likedw:1379387454390:dw
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and then its asking for the distance from either endpoint to the midpoint
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
oh it's on a number line, i see
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes it is
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I thought when you wrote out A 1,321 you meant (1,321) or something
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh no!
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
the distance from A 1,321 and B 517 on the number line is found by subtracting 517  ( 1321) 517 + 1321 1838
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
so the distance from A to B is 1838 units
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
cut that distance in half to get your answer
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Correct.Okay, when I divide it by 2 I get 919
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yep
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
What would the midpont be?
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
*midpoint
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
add the two values, then divide by 2 to get the midpoint
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh, so instead of subtracting like we did here, we add!1 ohhhhh
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yep, that's correct because the formula is M = (x1+x2)/2
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Okay, I have another question if you dont mind
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What would the midpoint of Line AB is at 421 and A is at 32?
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I got 194.5 but im not sure
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
good, but it's negative
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
since 421 is a much bigger number in the negative direction
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
but before we were taught that we would always put the absolute value of that number
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hmm you're probably thinking distance and not midpoint
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yeahhh! oh so when finding the midpoint the number COULD be negative, correct?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yes midpoints can easily be negative
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
okay, thank you:) i appreciate it
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you're welcome
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