The problem is:

Solve the equation for x.

ln(x) + ln(x - 1) = 1

The steps I took before I became stuck were as follows:

ln(x) + ln(x - 1) = 1

ln(x^2 - x) = 1 <==Log rule of addition

x^2 - x =

*e*^1 <==Natural log simplifying

x(x - 1) =

*e*^1 <==Factored

Please help. Thanks!