Find the equation in slope-intercept form of the line that is the perpendicular bisector of the segment between (-3,4) and (3,-8).
A line that is also a perpendicular bisector of a line segment will pass through the midpoint of the line segment, and will have a slope that is equal to the negative reciprocal of the slope of the line segment (since they are perpendicular).
Hence, we simply have to solve for two...
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