Please help I don't know this answer I need to know the steps

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(2) Answers

Grace4545

x=7 is the answers and it is correct

mariposa

First, square both sides to get rid of the square roots.
8x+5=9x-2
Now get all the x terms to one side by subtracting 8x on both sides.
5=x-2
Isolate x by adding 2 to both sides.
x=7