On graph paper, plot the points
What is the distance between points
and ? That is, what is ?
What is the length of each side of the slope triangle for the line segment?
Use the Pythagorean Theorem.
What are the coordinates of the point that is
of the way from point to point on ?
is at what is ? Show all work.
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