# SOLUTION: Find the equation of the line with a slope of -1/2 and containing the point (-3, 2).

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-equations Question 252225: Find the equation of the line with a slope of -1/2 and containing the point (-3, 2).Found 2 solutions by prateek, MathTherapy:Answer by prateek(6)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the equation of the line is , Y=MX Y=y-(-3)=y+3 x=x-2 hence,y+3=m(x-2) y+3=-1/2(x-2) 2y+6=-x+2 The eqation of the line is x+2y=-4 Answer by MathTherapy(1425)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!To easily get the equation, we simply use the point-slope formula, which is: Substituting the point (-3, 2), and the slope, , we get: , or, (standard form, without fractions)