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anonymous
 2 years 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

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

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

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

anonymous
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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

anonymous
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What's the median equation?

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

anonymous
 2 years 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?

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay then that sounds correct.

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

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 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So then my answer is correct?
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