Find the midpoint of the line segment from A(2, 9) to B(4, 5).

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- Oct 20th 2006, 09:44 AMbobby77need help please with midpoint
Find the midpoint of the line segment from A(2, 9) to B(4, 5).

- Oct 20th 2006, 09:49 AMAfterShock
- Oct 20th 2006, 09:54 AMearboth
- Oct 20th 2006, 12:32 PMSoroban
Hello, Bobby77!

You could baby-talk your way through this one . . .

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Find the midpoint of the line segment from A(2, 9) to B(4, 5).

To travel from to ,

. . we must move 2 units to the right and 4 units down.

To travel*halfway*to ,

. . we must move**1**unit to the right and**2**units down.

This places us at: