# How do you solve #2 - log_3sqrt(x² +17) = 0 #?

##### 2 Answers

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

**Slightly alternative approach:**

Use the rule

Now use the rule

Same answer!!

Hopefully this helps!

#### Answer:

simplify using the properties of logarithms to find

#### Explanation:

Lets start by putting the term with the

The argument of the

We can then use the property of the logarithm that

to rewrite our equation as

then multiplying both sides by

To get rid of the

Subtracting

and taking the square root we get