Midpoint of a Line Segment – Examples and Practice Problems

Midpoint of a Line Segment – Examples and Practice Problems

The midpoint exercises of a line segment can be solved by applying the midpoint formula. This formula is derived considering that the coordinates of the midpoint are found by adding the respective coordinates of the points and dividing by 2. Here, we will look at the...
Midpoint – Formula and examples

Midpoint – Formula and examples

The midpoint of a segment represents the point that is located exactly in the middle of the two endpoints of the segment. The midpoint can be found by dividing the sum of the x-coordinates by 2 and dividing the sum of the y-coordinates by 2. Here, we will...
Examples of distance between two points on the coordinate plane

Examples of distance between two points on the coordinate plane

The distance between two points on the coordinate plane can be found by applying the distance formula and substituting the coordinates of the two given points. In turn, the distance formula is derived using the Pythagorean theorem on the Cartesian plane, where the...
Distance on the Coordinate Plane – Formula and Examples

Distance on the Coordinate Plane – Formula and Examples

The distance on the coordinate plane is the length of the line connecting two points, a start point and an endpoint. This distance can be found by using a formula and substituting the coordinates of the two given points. In turn, the distance formula is derived using...
Applications of the Pythagorean Theorem

Applications of the Pythagorean Theorem

The Pythagorean theorem has a large number of applications in various areas. For example, in architecture and construction, the Pythagorean theorem can be used to find lengths of various objects that form right angles. In topography, the steepness of hills or...