`ln(sqrt(x - 8)) = 5` Solve the logarithmic equation algebraically. Approximate the result to three decimal places.

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Change to `log_e `

`log_(e)sqrt(x-8)=5 `

`e^5=sqrt(x-8) `

`(e^(5))^(2)=x-8`

`e^10+8=x `

`x=22034.466 `