Education Technology

Geometry: Midpoints in the Coordinate Plane
by Texas Instruments

Updated on February 09, 2015

Overview

Beginning with horizontal or vertical segments, students show the coordinates of the endpoints and make a conjecture about the coordinates of the midpoint.

Key Steps

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    In the first problem, students construct a horizontal segment in the first quadrant using the Segment tool.

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    In problem two, students will construct a diagonal segment in the first quadrant.