# Chapter 7 - Section 7.6 - Radical Equations - Exercise Set - Page 559: 6

no solution

#### Work Step by Step

Subtract 11 on both sides of the equation to obtain: $\sqrt{2x+5} = 6-11 \\\sqrt{2x+5}=-5$ The principal square root is never negative. The right side of the equation is negative so the equation has no solution.

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