**Question:**

Which of the following is a solution of the equation √2x + 5 = 3?

**Option A):**

32**Option B):**

16**Option C):**

This equation has no solution**Option D):**

4**Option E):**

2

**Correct Answer is Option C):**

This equation has no solution

**Explanation:****Solution:**

√2x + 5 = 3 → √2x = -2. Since by definition a square root cannot be negative, this equation has no solution.