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Find x such that log3(2x-1)=1+log2(x+1)?

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  1. log3(2x-1)=1+log2(x+1)
    2x-1 = 3*3^log2(x+1)
    This does not yield to algebraic solution

    However, if you had a typo for
    log3(2x-1)=1+log3(x+1)
    2x-1 = 3(x+1)
    x = -4
    But again, that has no real solution, since the logs are undefined.

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