# How do you simplify #sqrt(x+1)=5#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

I'm assuming you mean solve, so here's what you do:

Square both sides to get

Subtract

Mar 22, 2018

#### Explanation:

To solve this equation for

To do this, we need only square the entirety of the

So it should now look like:

Now we just solve for