# SOLUTION: I don't believe I'm doing this one right and would like someone to walk through it with me to get the right answer. Question: (x-5)^2=11 Here's my work 5^2=25 6^2=36 36-25=11

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 Question 317814: I don't believe I'm doing this one right and would like someone to walk through it with me to get the right answer. Question: (x-5)^2=11 Here's my work 5^2=25 6^2=36 36-25=11 Is that right or is there a different answer all together?Answer by jim_thompson5910(28504)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Start with the given equation. Take the square root of both sides. or Break up the "plus/minus" to form two equations. or Simplify the square root. or Add to both sides. -------------------------------------- Answer: So the solutions are or .