Find the point on the x axis which is equidistant from (2, -5) and (-2,9) ........ here it is said that since the point is on x axis, y coordinate = 0. Bt if v use section formula of (Y1 + Y2) / 2, we dont get Y = 2.
hw is it so??
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In the question, we have to find a point on the x axis which is equidistant from (2, -5) and (-2,9).
So, we will use distance formula to calculate it not section formula.
Section formula is used when we are to find the ratio in which a point divides a given line segment.
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