5m-8=6m+4

Subtract 6m from both sides of the equation.

5m-8-6m=4

Subtract 6m from 5m.

-m-8=4

-m-8=4

Add 8 to both sides of the equation.

-m=4+8

Add 4 and 8.

-m=12

-m=12

Multiply each term in -m=12 by -1.

(-m)⋅-1=12⋅-1

Multiply (-m)⋅-1.

Multiply -1 by -1.

1m=12⋅-1

Multiply m by 1.

m=12⋅-1

m=12⋅-1

Multiply 12 by -1.

m=-12

m=-12

Solve for m 5m-8=6m+4