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  • 5 years ago

solve symbolically 3 sq x-3+27=51

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  1. anonymous
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    (x-3) is in a radical?

  2. myininaya
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    I think thats what he means

  3. anonymous
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    it is the radical

  4. anonymous
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    \[3\sqrt{x-3}+27=51\]

  5. anonymous
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    move the 27 over, then divide by 3 on both sides

  6. anonymous
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    51+27 then divide by 3

  7. anonymous
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    no, subtract 27 from both sides

  8. anonymous
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    u get 24, then divide by 3 to get rid of the number infront of the radical.. so u get 8

  9. anonymous
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    yeah that is what i have

  10. anonymous
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    so what then do I put it \[3\sqrt{8-3?}\]

  11. anonymous
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    27 cancels on left side

  12. anonymous
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    \[3\sqrt{x-3}=24\]

  13. anonymous
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    \[\sqrt{x-3}=24/3\]

  14. anonymous
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    \[\sqrt{x-3}=8\]

  15. anonymous
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    that is the answer? symbolically

  16. anonymous
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    r u trying to find x? is that what u mean by symbolically

  17. anonymous
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    yes

  18. anonymous
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    all it says is solve the equation symbolically

  19. anonymous
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    \[(\sqrt{x-3})^2= (8)^2\]

  20. anonymous
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    x-3=64, add 3 to the other side, nd u get 67

  21. anonymous
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    okay I got that i see where you get it

  22. anonymous
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    that is what x is equal to, but i dont know what it means by solve symbolically..i hope it helped a bit

  23. anonymous
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    thank you I will see when I do my test and submit it

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