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  1. joycemullins
    • 3 years ago
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    \[\sqrt{5X-2}=\sqrt{3X}\]

  2. viniterranova
    • 3 years ago
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    For the first setp, take the square of both sides.

  3. joycemullins
    • 3 years ago
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    ok.....how do i do that...can those numbers be squared

  4. viniterranova
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    sqrt(5x-2)^2=sqrt(3x)^2

  5. viniterranova
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    When take the square you cancel out the exponent with the indice of the root.

  6. viniterranova
    • 3 years ago
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    And so you got 5x-2=3x. Just make some algebra and you will solve the equation.

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