# How do you solve #\sqrt { p - 1} = 1#?

##### 2 Answers

Oct 6, 2017

#### Explanation:

First, square both sides so you get rid of that annoying square root symbol:

Now, simply add both sides by

Oct 6, 2017

#### Explanation:

To undo the square root on the left side you have to square both sides:

Add 1 to both sides: