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− | Calculating the equation of the line running between points <math>B</math> and <math>D</math>, <math>y = -2x + 1</math>. The only coordinate of C that is also on this line is <math>\boxed{\textbf{(C) } (-4,9)}</math>. | + | Calculating the equation of the line running between points <math>B</math> and <math>D</math>, <math>y = -2x + 1</math>. The only coordinate of <math>C</math> that is also on this line is <math>\boxed{\textbf{(C) } (-4,9)}</math>. |
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Problem
Points and are vertices of with . The altitude from meets the opposite side at . What are the coordinates of point ?
Solution 1
Since , then is isosceles, so . Therefore, the coordinates of are .
Solution 2
Calculating the equation of the line running between points and , . The only coordinate of that is also on this line is .
See Also
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