# How do you find the midpoint of H(-5,5) and I(7,3)?

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Mar 7, 2018

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

The formula to find the mid-point of a line segment give the two end points is:

Where

Substituting the values from the points in the problem gives:

Mar 7, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"the midpoint is the average of the coordinates of the"#

#"endpoints"#

#"midpoint of HI "=[1/2(-5+7),1/2(5+3)]=(1,4)#