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    Length and midpoint

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    A segment has endpoints with coordinates (2,-7) and (5,1). Find the length and midpoint of the segment.

    A) L= the square root of 73, (3.5,-3)

    B) L= the square root of 97, (3.5,-4)

    C) L= the square root of 97, (3.5,-3)

    D) L= the square root of 55, (3.5,-3)

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    Solution Preview

    The answer is A.
    The midpoint formula is M = { ( x2+x1)/2 , (y2+y1)/2 }.
    This gives the point, the x,y coordinate that is ...

    Solution Summary

    This shows how to find the length and midpoint of the segment with given endpoints.

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