Wednesday

September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014

Posted by **anonymous** on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 11:35am.

a.Find the midpoint of the line.

b.Find the distance of the line.

c.Find the slope of the line.

d.Find the y-intercept of the line.

e.What would be the slope of a line perpendicular to this line?

- Math(word problem) -
**Henry**, Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 9:21pmGIVEN: A(-1,3), B((5,7).

a. X = (-1+5)/ 2 = 2.

Y = (3 + 7)/2 = 5.

Mid-point: (2,5).

b. d^2 = (5 + 1)^2 +(7-3)^2 = 36 + 16

= 52 d = sqrt (52) = 7.2.

c. Slope = (7-3) / (5 + 1) = 2/3.

d. Y = mX + b

3 = 2/3(-1) + b, b = 3 2/3 = 11/3 =

y - int.

e. m2 = -3/2 = neg. reciprocal of m1.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Math -Precal 11 - Show that the point P(7,7) is on the perpendicular bisector of...

math - graph the line with slope 1/2 passing through the point(-5,-2) find the ...

math,correction - find the slope of any line perpendicualr to the line through ...

Math 101 - Find the equation for each of the following items below: a. A line ...

Algebra - Find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through the ...

Math/Algebra do u know how to do slope intercept? - The following problems are ...

Math(Please help) - Write an equation of the line satisfying the given condition...

Math - Write an equation of the line satisfying the given condition. a) x ...

math - i have more than one question so if u no any of the answers please tell ...

math correction - Find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through ...