# Math

How do I find the midpoint of the line segment having the given endpoints. (8, 1) and (2, 9)
Thank you.

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1. halfway between 8 and 2 = 10/2 = 5
halfway between 1 and 9 = 10/2 = 5
so
(5,5)

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2. Wow, Thank you!

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