# The Distance and Midpoint Formulas

__Midpoint Formula__

A midpoint is a point that denotes the middle of any given line segment.

In a Cartesian system the x – coordinate of the midpoint is the average of the x coordinates of the endpoints and the y – coordinate is the average of the y coordinates of the endpoints.

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The Distance and Midpoint Formulas

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