Sunday

September 21, 2014

September 21, 2014

Posted by **Will** on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 9:22pm.

- Math -
**kay**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 4:44ambisector is the line that cuts the segment into half and is perpendicular to it. So first we need to find the midpoint M of segment ; x coordinate of M; (-7+-1)/2=-8/2=-4. y coordinate of M; (2+-6)/2= -4/2=-2.So M(-4,-2)

As lines are perpendicular their gradients will be opposite & reciprocal. Lets find the gradient of AB: (2--6)/(-7--1)= 8/-6=-4/3. So gradient of line; 3/4

Equation of line; y=mx+c so substituting coordinates x,y and gradient m we get; -2=3/4(-4)+c solving for c we get; c=1 so line is; y=(3/4)x+1

- Math -
**michael**, Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 10:47amIndicate the equation of the line that is the perpendicular bisector of the segment with endpoints (4, 1) and (2, -5).

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Math - what is the equation for the perpendicular bisector of the line segment ...

Math - what is the equation for the perpendicular bisector of the line segment ...

math - Indicate the equation of the line that is the perpendicular bisector of ...

math - Indicate the equation of the line that is the perpendicular bisector of ...

math - Indicate the equation of the line that is the perpendicular bisector of ...

math - A perpendicular bisector is a segment which is perpendicular to another ...

math - Write the equation of the perpendicular bisector of the line segment AB ...

geometry - You have isosceles triangle WXY and segment WZ is the perpendicular ...

Math - Find the equation of the perpendicular bisector of the line segment ...

algebra - at what value of x does the perpendicular bisector of the line segment...