# How do you solve  7/8m=119?

Jul 7, 2015

Remove the denominator by multiplying both sides of the equation times $8$. Then divide both sides by $7$ to solve for $m$. The answer is $m = 136$.

#### Explanation:

$\frac{7}{8} m = 119$

Multiply both sides times $8$.

$7 m = 119 \cdot 8$ =

$7 m = 952$

Divide both sides by $7$

$m = 136$