# How do you write the point-slope form of an equation of the line that passes through the given point (6,2), m=1/2?

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Jul 16, 2016

#### Explanation:

There is a nifty formula for the equation of a line which applies in just such a case where we are given the slope and one point.

Using this formula requires only ONE step with substitution and some easy simplifying. Works like a dream...

Substitute the given values and simplify