# How do you solve #sqrt(6x+5) = sqrt53# and find any extraneous solutions?

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Sep 25, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

First, we need to square both sides of the equation so that we can easily work with it.

Doing this will turn the equation into something much more simple.

Next, we subtract

Then, we divide both sides of the equation by

In order to determine whether or not **original** equation.

Since the statement that resulted in plugging in