5.1 Midsegment Theorem
Transcript 5.1 Midsegment Theorem
The Midsegment of a Triangle is a
segment that connects the midpoints of
two sides of the triangle.
D and E are midpoints
DE is the midsegment
The segment connecting the midpoints of two
sides of a triangle is parallel to the third side
and is half as long as that side.
In the diagram, ST and TU are midsegments of
triangle PQR. Find PR and TU.
PR = ________
TU = ________
In the diagram, XZ and ZY are midsegments
of triangle LMN. Find MN and ZY.
MN = ________
ZY = ________
In the diagram, ED and DF are midsegments of
triangle ABC. Find DF and AB.
3X - 4
x = ________
DF = ________
AB = ________