m2=14

Take the square root of both sides of the equation to eliminate the exponent on the left side.

m=±14

First, use the positive value of the ± to find the first solution.

m=14

Next, use the negative value of the ± to find the second solution.

m=-14

The complete solution is the result of both the positive and negative portions of the solution.

m=14,-14

m=14,-14

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

m=14,-14

Decimal Form:

m=3.74165738…,-3.74165738…

Solve using the Square Root Property m^2=14