# How do I check to see if the solution is 1 for the equation #2x+1=3#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 16, 2014

If the solution of the equation is 1, it means that x= 1 will make the two sides equal.

2x + 1 = 3

2.1 + 1 = 3

2 + 1 = 3

3 = 3

x is the solution of the equation.