# How do you solve #\frac { 8} { 3} = \frac { m - 5} { m - 10}#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

Multiply both sides by

Open the brackets and simplify.

Subtract

Add

Divide both sides by

Refer to the explanation for the process.

#### Explanation:

Solve:

**Cross multiply. Multiply the denominators by the numerators of the opposite fractions.**

**Expand.**

**Subtract #3m# from both sides.**

**Cancel #3m# on the right side.**

**Simplify.**

**Add #80# to both sides.**

**Cancel #80# on the left side.**

**Simplify.**

**Divide both sides by #5#.**

**Cancel #5# on the left side.**

**Simplify.**