A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 3 years ago
solve. then round answer to the nearest hundredth. log_5x=3
anonymous
 3 years ago
solve. then round answer to the nearest hundredth. log_5x=3

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[log_5x=3\]Is that the equation?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[log_ab=x\] OK, this means, the number you raise a to in order to obtain x is b. so \[a^x = b\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0would it be x = 5^3 = 125?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[log_5x=3\] Is \[5^3 = x\]... Yeah you got it

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what is 125 to the nearest..?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[125 = 125.00000...\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just like the last one ;)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what would 35 be rounded to the hundredth? 35.000?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Actually, no, you need one less 0. Using the decimal system, the values to the right of the decimal are fractional amounts with respect the base for the system, which is 10 here. So the first place would be \[10^{1}\] which is 1/10, the second place is \[10^{2}\] which is \[\frac{1}{10^2}=\frac{1}{100}\] , this that is the "hundredths" place

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so just two points to the right would be to the nearest hundrdeth

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0cool..it didnt have anything to do with the previous question..

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i just wanted to know what 35 rounded to the nearest hundredth would be

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's actually kind of cool, you use any number as the base. So if you have 123.456, then you have \[1*10^3 + 2*10^1 + 2*10^0 + 4*10^{1} + 5*10^{2} + 6*10^{3}\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0At least in the decimal system
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.