### Home > INT1 > Chapter 8 > Lesson 8.1.2 > Problem 8-28

On graph paper, draw * *if ,

*, and*

*.*

Verify that

is a midpoint of.To find the midpoint between two points (average

-coordinates, average-coordinates).Write the equation of the line through points

and.Read Math Notes box in Lesson 2.3.2 on linear equations from slopes and/or points.

Calculate the slope between points

and.Using the slope, the

- and-coordinates from pointor, and slope intercept form (). Solve for.Is

*BD*a height of? Use slope to show that is perpendicular to*AC*.Compare the slopes of segment

and segment. What do you notice?What is the perimeter and area of

? Use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the length of all missing sides.

Perimeter

units, Area

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