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ddiez
 2 years ago
Algebra 2 help:
Solve. Check for extraneous solutions.
5√x + 7 = 8
ddiez
 2 years ago
Algebra 2 help: Solve. Check for extraneous solutions. 5√x + 7 = 8

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ddiez
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I know I have to isolate 5√x to get 5√x = 1, but where do I go from there?

saifoo.khan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Divide 5 on both sides..

ddiez
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Alright; I now have √x = 1/5 Though, the final answer (I have the key) is 1/25. Is there something else that I'm missing?

saifoo.khan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Now you should take square on both sides to get rid of sqrt on left.

ddiez
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh, alright. I got it, thank you! :)
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