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ineedyouubiebs
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A segment from one of the vertices of a triangle to the midpoint of the opposite side is called a median. Consider the triangle defined by A=(2,0), B=(6,0), and C=(4,6). Find an equation for the line that contains the median drawn from A to BC

ineedyouubiebs
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@mathstudent55 can you please check my answer? I got y=1x2

wio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Does it mean BC is split in half equally?

wio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think so. Anyway, how did you get your answer?

ineedyouubiebs
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I used the median equation to find the answer and then I found the slope and plugged it into y=mx+b

wio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What's the median equation?

ineedyouubiebs
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0X1+x2/2= xm. y1+y2/2=ym

wio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay so you used that to get the midpoint between B and C Then used the midpoint and A to find the slope?

wio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay then that sounds correct.

wio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=line+through+(2%2C0)+and+(5%2C3)

ineedyouubiebs
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So then my answer is correct?
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