# How do you solve multi step equations by combining like terms?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 26, 2015

First, combine x terms: -2x = - 2x

x + 4m - 5 = -2m + 7

Next, combine m terms and constants

- 4m + 5 = - 4m + 5

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x = -6m + 12