Inverse of a function

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Hi,
What is the inverse of f(x)= e^x + e^-x +1?
 

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This question has been intimidating me for quite a while. I'm unable to reach a definite conclusion to this. Please help
 
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Try solving $$e^x+e^{-x}+1=y.$$
 
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Convert problem into a quadratic equation by [itex]u=e^x,\ u^2+1+u(1-y)=0[/itex]. Get u as a function of y, then x=ln(u).
 

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