Find midpoint

FM=5y+13, MG=5-3y, FG=? M is the midpoint of FG. Use the given information to find the missing measure or value.

Correct answer:

x =  16

Step-by-step explanation:

x=FG FM=MG  5 y+13=53 y  8y=8  y=1  x=2 (5 y+13)=2 (5 (1)+13)=16



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