Multiply both sides of the equation by 3.
Multiply 12 by 3.
Move all terms not containing m to the right side of the equation.
Subtract 6 from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 6 from 36.
Divide each term by 5 and simplify.
Divide each term in 5m=30 by 5.
Cancel the common factor of 5.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide m by 1.
Divide 30 by 5.
Solve for m (5m+6)/3=12