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8-98.

On graph paper, plot the points and

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Find the midpoint

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Find the point

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Find the equation of the line that passes through points

and.What is the

-intercept? What is the slope?Find the distance between points

and.Use a slope triangle drawn between

and, and the Pythagorean Theorem to calculate the distance.

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