Education Technology

Distance and Midpoint Formulas

Published on 03/19/2006

Activity Overview

Self checking using the attached LearningCheck™ .edc file. These six questions, maybe used for class warmup, review, or checking for understanding.

Before the Activity

Students should have knowledge of the Distance and Midpoints formulas. Also, an understanding of slope, writing equations of a line, and perpendicular bisectors.

During the Activity

Students can be given this LearningCheck .edc file individually or in groups. It is comprised of six multiple choice questions. It is written in a self check mode, but can be changed to examination mode.

After the Activity

Review student results:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary