# How do you solve m+0.15m=97.75?

Nov 10, 2016

Alternative approach

#### Explanation:

If you do not like decimals you do the following:

Notice that the decimals are to 2 decimal places so multiply everything by 100 giving:

$100 m + 15 m = 9775$

$115 m = 9775$

$m = \frac{9775}{115} = 85$