# Determine whether the value is a solution of the equation. ### Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071 ### Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

#### Solutions

Chapter 1.5, Problem 10E

a.

To determine

## Determine whether the value is a solution of the equation.

Expert Solution

Yes, the given value is the solution of given equation.

### Explanation of Solution

Given information:

x32x6=x8x=4

Formula used:

Putting value of x in equation.

x32x6=x843246=4882=44=4

So, the given value is the solution of given equation.

b.

To determine

### Determine whether the value is a solution of the equation.

Expert Solution

No, the given value is not the solution of given equation.

### Explanation of Solution

Given information:

x32x6=x8x=8

Formula used:

Putting value of x in equation.

x32x6=x883286=8822.62=011.30

So, the given value is not the solution of given equation.

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