How do you solve #5(m + 3) = 45#?

1 Answer
Mar 2, 2016

Answer:

#color(blue)(m=6#

Explanation:

# color(green)(5) xx (m+3) = 45#

Here , # color(green)(5)# is multiplied with both terms within the bracket.

# color(green)(5) xx (m) + color(green)(5) xx (3) = 45#

# 5m + 15 = 45#

#5m = 45- 15#

#5m= 30#

#m= 30/5#

#color(blue)(m=6#