Finding the Midpoint Between Points

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Taught by mrbrianmclogan
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At about the 4:13 mark, the teacher says it doesn't matter which one you call...y1 or y2; the teacher should note that when you name one point x1, you have to put y1 with it. So, your 2 points have to be (x1,y1) and (x2,y2).

Lesson Description:

Finding the midpoint between two points

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How do I find the midpoint of 2 points on a Cartesian plane?
  • What is the midpoint of (3,-3) and (-2,4)?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 3.0/5 Stars.
    The teacher shows how to find the midpoint of 2 points using both a graphical approach and an algebraic approach.