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5.2: Positions and Midpoints in Two Dimensions

Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12
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Displacement vector

A displacement vector models the movement between one point and another on a coordinate plane.


The midpoint of two vectors is the location in the center of their endpoints.

position vector

A position vector describes the straight-line travel between a starting point (usually the origin) and the location of a second point on a coordinate plane.

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At Grade
Date Created:
Nov 01, 2012
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Mar 23, 2016

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