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Solve for m: `S = H/m(a-b)`

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kristenmarieb... | Student, Grade 10 | Valedictorian

Posted March 30, 2013 at 1:34 AM via web

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Solve for m:

`S = H/m(a-b)`

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Mary Joy Ripalda | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Educator

Posted March 30, 2013 at 2:18 AM (Answer #1)

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`S=H/m(a-b)`

To get m only at one side of the equation, multiply both sides by m.

`S*m=H/m(a-b)*m`

 

`S*m=H(a-b)`

And then, divide both sides by S.

`(S*m)/S=(H(a-b))/S`

 

`m=(H(a-b))/S`


Hence,  `m=(H(a-b))/S` .

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