Equation of a Line (Slope/Intercept)

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Find the equation of the line with slope $m=\frac{1}{2}$ and $y-intercept\;b=-6$.

**Answer**

The equation of the line is given by$y=mx+b$

In this case

$y=\frac{1}{2}x-6$

or, $2y=x-12$

or, $x-2y-12=0$