# How do you find the values of m and n that make the equation #2m+(3n+1)i=6-8i#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 29, 2017

#### Explanation:

What we have to do here is

#color(blue)"equate terms"# of the#color(blue)"real and imaginary"# terms on both sides of the equation.For the equation to be true, then.

#2m=6rArrm=3larrcolor(red)"real parts"#

#3n+1=-8rArrn=-3larrcolor(red)"imaginary parts"#