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1. joycemullins

$\sqrt{3x-5}+3=8$

2. joycemullins

hellpppp

3. tejasree

FIRST LEAVE THE SQUARE ALL BY ITSELF, SO SUBTRACT 3 FROM BOTH SIDES

4. tejasree

no

5. soccergal12

√(3x - 5)+3=8 √(3x - 5) =5 √(3x-5)^2 = 5^2 3x - 5 = 25 3x = 30 x = 10

6. tejasree

yea!

7. joycemullins

how did u get 5

8. joycemullins

confusion

9. soccergal12

you subtract the 3 from both sides

10. soccergal12

do you get it now ?

11. tejasree

did you get it joyce?

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