Posted by **kobow** on Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 12:17pm.

if a pointis onthe perpendicular bisector of a segment,then it is:A. the midpoint of the segment,B.equidistant from the endpoints of the segment. C. on the segment. D.equidistant from the midpoint and one endpoint of the segment.

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**Steve**, Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 2:02pm
The perpendicular bisector is the line containing points equidistant from both ends of the line segment.

So, B

If P is your point,

it may not be the actual midpoint

it may not even be on the line AB

it is certainly not between the midpoint and one end.

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**Will**, Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 7:55pm
Y is the midpoint of segment XZ. If XZ is 64 units long, how long is

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