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Geometrical Constructions - Midpoint of a Line Segment

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Given two distinct points A and B in the plane, construct the midpoint of the line segment AB.

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Let A = 1 and B = 2.

(1) Add a circle with center 1, through point 2.
(2) Add a circle with ...

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Step-by-step procedure of locating the midpoint of a line segment is described.