Mathematics

Find the value of m if 13m + 24m = 41m

Find the value of m if 13m + 24m = 41m
  • A.
    8
  • B.
    6
  • C.
    5
  • D.
    2
Correct Answer: Option B
Explanation

If 13m + 24m = 41m
1 * m1 + 3 0 + 2 * m1 + 4 * m0 = 4 * m1 + 1 * m0
1 * m + 3 * 1 + 2 * m + 4 * 1 = 4 * m + 1 * 1
m + 3 + 2m + 4 = 4m + 1
3m + 7 = 4m + 1
4m -3m = 7 – 1
m = 6