# How do you find the coordinates of the other endpoint of a segment with the given midpoint (-3, 7) and one endpoint of a segment (5,-1)?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 28, 2017

Use the midpoint formula but solve for one of the endpoints.

#### Explanation:

The Midpoint formula is:

and

Substitute -3 for

and

Substitute 5 for

and

We can solve the two equations for the endpoint:

and

and

The endpoint is