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Examples, solutions, videos, worksheets, games, and activities to help Geometry students learn about the median and mid-segment of a trapezoid.

**Median or mid-segment of a Trapezoid**

A median or mid-segment of a trapezoid is the line segment connecting the midpoints of the two non-parallel sides of a trapezoid. It is parallel to the set of parallel lines in a trapezoid and is equal to the average of the lengths of the bases.

The following diagram shows the median or mid-segment of a trapezoid. Scroll down the page for more examples and solutions on the median of trapezoids.

**Median of a Trapezoid **

The median of a trapezoid is (a) parallel to the bases and (b) has a length equal to the average of the lengths of the bases. Students are then asked to solve problems related to these concepts using Algebra.

**How to find the length of a median in a trapezoid?**

More Lessons for Grade 9

Math Worksheets

Examples, solutions, videos, worksheets, games, and activities to help Geometry students learn about the median and mid-segment of a trapezoid.

A median or mid-segment of a trapezoid is the line segment connecting the midpoints of the two non-parallel sides of a trapezoid. It is parallel to the set of parallel lines in a trapezoid and is equal to the average of the lengths of the bases.

The following diagram shows the median or mid-segment of a trapezoid. Scroll down the page for more examples and solutions on the median of trapezoids.

The median of a trapezoid is (a) parallel to the bases and (b) has a length equal to the average of the lengths of the bases. Students are then asked to solve problems related to these concepts using Algebra.

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