# Math: is this the right answer?

i have to find the midpoint...

the two points too find the midpoint are (4,2)&(8,-6).
the equation to get the answer is...
x+x/2 & y+y/2......i came up with (6, -2) being the midpoint on that line; is that correct?

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1. yes, exactly right.

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posted by bobpursley
2. Thankssss(:

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posted by Kristin;

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