Mid-Segment of a Triangle
More Lessons for High School Regents Exam
High School Math based on the topics required for the Regents Exam conducted by NYSED to help students understand the Triangle Midsegment Theorem.
A midsegment is the line segment connecting the midpoints of two sides of a triangle. Since a triangle has three sides, each triangle has three midsegments. A triangle midsegment is parallel to the third side of the triangle and is half of the length of the third side. Another important set of polygon midsegment properties to be familiar with are trapezoid midsegment properties.
Triangle Midsegment Theorem Explained Visually
This video briefly reviews triangle midsegments and the Triangle Midsegment Theorem. Examples are worked out step-by-step. This video is suitable for high school Geometry students.
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