Solve for m -5-8(m-1)=-7+2m

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-5-8(m-1)=-7+2m
Simplify -5-8(m-1).
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Simplify each term.
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Apply the distributive property.
-5-8m-8⋅-1=-7+2m
Multiply -8 by -1.
-5-8m+8=-7+2m
-5-8m+8=-7+2m
Add -5 and 8.
-8m+3=-7+2m
-8m+3=-7+2m
Move all terms containing m to the left side of the equation.
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Subtract 2m from both sides of the equation.
-8m+3-2m=-7
Subtract 2m from -8m.
-10m+3=-7
-10m+3=-7
Move all terms not containing m to the right side of the equation.
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Subtract 3 from both sides of the equation.
-10m=-7-3
Subtract 3 from -7.
-10m=-10
-10m=-10
Divide each term by -10 and simplify.
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Divide each term in -10m=-10 by -10.
-10m-10=-10-10
Cancel the common factor of -10.
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Cancel the common factor.
-10m-10=-10-10
Divide m by 1.
m=-10-10
m=-10-10
Divide -10 by -10.
m=1
m=1
Solve for m -5-8(m-1)=-7+2m

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