# A triangle has corners at #(6, 5 )#, ( 3, -6)#, and #(8, -1 )#. If the triangle is reflected across the x-axis, what will its new centroid be?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 28, 2016

The new centroid is at

#### Explanation:

The old centroid is at

The old centroid is at

Since, we are reflecting the triangle across the x-axis, the abscissa of the centroid will not change. Only the ordinate will change. So the new centroid will be at

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