# How do you solve #\frac { - 12} { m} = 3#?

##### 2 Answers

Jan 16, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"multiply both sides of the equation by m"#

#cancel(m)xx(-12)/cancel(m)=3m#

#rArr3m=-12#

#"divide both sides by 3"#

#(cancel(3) m)/cancel(3)=(-12)/3#

#rArrm=-4" is the solution"#

Jan 16, 2018

#### Explanation:

Multiply

Divide both sides by