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compare each set of equations. Write a short summary of your findings for each.
y=log[5]x and y=5^x
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compare each set of equations. Write a short summary of your findings for each. y=log[5]x and y=5^x
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saifoo.khanBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the left equation can be written as, \[y = \frac{\log x}{\log 5}\]
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Adam1994Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So how does that compare the two though?
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saifoo.khanBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i dont really know.. the left one has log while the right one is more in exponential form.
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Adam1994Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Would it be as if I could take the equation on the right, and rewrite it as a logarithm, and I could take the one on the left and rewrite it in exponential form?
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Adam1994Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
But how could I turn the exponential form into a logarithm and how could I turn the logarithm into an exponential equation?
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saifoo.khanBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
y=5^x this can be written as, \[x = \log_5 y\]
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Adam1994Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The first equation can be written as y= 5^x The second equation can be written as y= log(x)/log(5) Is that correct? or...
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