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What is the mid point between (2, 6, 8) and (3, 6, -1)

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xetaalpha | Student | Honors

Posted March 1, 2013 at 5:56 PM via web

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What is the mid point between (2, 6, 8) and (3, 6, -1)

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justaguide | College Teacher | (Level 2) Distinguished Educator

Posted March 1, 2013 at 6:04 PM (Answer #1)

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The mid point between two points `(x_1, y_1, z_1)` and `(x_2, y_2, z_2)` is `((x_1+x_2)/2, (y_1+y_2)/2, (z_1+z_2)/2)`

For the points (2, 6, 8) and (3, 6, -1), the mid point is `((2+3)/2, (6+6)/2, (8-1)/2)` = (2.5, 6, 3.5)

The required mid-point is (2.5, 6, 3.5)

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