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Distances in the Coordinate Plane

Unit 2: Geometry Foundations
Lesson 3 of 14

Objective: SWBAT find the midpoint and length of a segment given coordinates of its endpoints

Big Idea: May the formula be with you. In this lesson students wield the power of the distance formula.

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Math, distance formula, Pythagorean Theorem, coordinate plane
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