# Math -algerbra

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can someone show me how to solve an equation algerbracially

x=sqrtx+10+2

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Are you just taking the square root of the x?

If so:

x - square root of x = 12

or is it x = sqrt(x+10) + 2?

if so: x -sqrt(x+10) = 2

Square both sides:

Then solve.

• Math -algerbra -

sorry its x=sqrt(x+10)+2

• Math -algerbra -

i cannot figure out if x= -6 or +6
because 4-10 is -6 could you please explain?

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