Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
Solve for x: \sqrt{x^2 35} = 5 – x

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6

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6

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3

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3

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no solution
Solve for x: \sqrt{x^2 35} = 5 – x
6
6
3
3
no solution
\sqrt{x^2 35} = 5 – x
Square both sides
(\sqrt{x^2 35})^2 = (5 – x)^2
raise both sides to the index of the radical, expand the perfect square
x^235 = 25+x^210x
Combine like terms
60 = 10x
Solve for x
x = 6
A is the correct answer