Here is an example of how to use the mid-point formula.  Remember to read the lesson on this topic.

Basic steps to follow:

1. First understand that the mid-point formula finds the (x, y) point that is “mid way” between two other points
2. Next plug in your (x, y) values into the formula
3. Simplify the expression using the order of operations to find the mid-point

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Important habits to master math:

1. write out all steps
2. be very neat
3. use pencil not pen
4. review your work as your go
5. make sure you know the basics like fractions, positive and negative numbers and order of operations