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    How to solve this problem

    Can someone show me the steps?

    √(3x+10)-√(x+2)=2
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    Re: How to solve this problem

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    Re: How to solve this problem

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    Of course, when you square both sides of an equation to solve an equation, it's quite possible you bring in extraneous solutions. So it would be a good idea to check that the solutions given actually do satisfy the starting equation.
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