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Posted by **Avril** on Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 5:45pm.

9/2m - 8 = - 5.5 + 4m

in a way like this

9 + 5k = 45 + 2k

operation

s 9 5k = 36 + 2k

s 2k 3 = 36

d 3 k = 12

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**Avril**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 6:13pmANSWER NOW PLEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAASSSSSSSEEEEEE

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**Avril**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 6:18pmAll i need to know is what to divide, add, subtract or multiply by the know how you got that method and the know what M is equal to

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 6:38pmIs this what you need?

9/2m - 8 = - 5.5 + 4m

9/2m = -5.5 + 8 + 4m

9/2m - 4m = 2.5

4 1/2m - 4m = 2.5

1/2m = 2.5

m = 2.5 / (1/2)

m = 2.5 / 0.5

m = 5

To check this answer, substitute 5 for m in the original problem.

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**Casey**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 6:41pmWhat I'd advise is to balance the equation. What you do on one side of the equal sign, do it on the other.

9/2m-8= -5.5 + 4m

9/2m = 4 1/2m

4 1/2m -8= -5.5 + 4m

Add 8 on both sides

4 1/2m = 2.5 + 4m

Subtract 4m on both sides

1/2m = 2.5

Multiply 2 on both sides

m=5

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**Spunky**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 7:28pmok now i need

1/3p + 7 = 12 - 2/3p

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 7:41pmSpunky -- please repost your question by starting your own thread.

Click Post a new question.

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**Spunky**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 7:42pmHURRY

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**Spunky**, Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 7:45pmI DID :)

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**Daniel**, Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at 7:28pmOperations for 9/2m - 8 = -5.5 + 4m? Please help

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**abbyw111**, Monday, February 4, 2013 at 5:47pmi need help on 1/3p + 7 = 12 - 2/3p

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**Tabitha**, Monday, March 24, 2014 at 5:50pmI did not get 5 for this.. I got 1.. It is due tomorrow, someone plz help me!

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