# A triangle has corners at #(1, 5 )#, ( 6, 8)#, and #( 4, 2)#. If the triangle is reflected across the x-axis, what will its new centroid be?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 10, 2018

Coordinates of new centroid

#### Explanation:

Centroid coordinates

Coordinates of centroid

Since the triangle is reflected across x-axis,

x coordinate of new centroid will remain the same. Only y coordinate will mirror and equidistant from the x-axis.

Coordinates of new centroid