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Algebra I Exercises: The Distance and Midpoint Formulas

Companion Recipe Review Course Notes

Use the distance and midpoint formulas given to answer the following groups of questions.


Question Group #1
Directions and/or Common Information: Find the distance between each set of points.


(8,11) and (8,4)
1. 





(4,0) and (-12,4)
2. 





(-7,-3) and (5, -3)
3. 





(-3,1) and (9,-5)
4. 




Question Group #2
Directions and/or Common Information: Determine whether the three points given are the vertices of a right triangle. 
If they do form a right triangle, answer true; if not, answer false.


(-3,0), (0,0), (0, -12)
1. 






(3,1), (-12, 15), (-12, 1)
2. 






(0, -3), (5,2), (0, -5)
3. 






(8, 2), (12, 9), (1, 15)
4. 





Question Group #3
Directions and/or Common Information: Find the midpoint of the line segment connecting each set of points.


(10,-6) and (8,6)
1. 





(2,18) and (-16,9)
2. 





(-10, -1) and (-14, 13)
3. 





(5,-8) and (19, -4)
4. 








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