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soccergal12
 2 years ago
solve: log(underscore:x)9 = 1/2
soccergal12
 2 years ago
solve: log(underscore:x)9 = 1/2

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lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1_ <underscore (shift + minus sign)

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1anyway... \[\log_x 9 = \frac 12\]

soccergal12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that's the equation

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\log_x 9 = \frac 12\] first step is to change it into exponential form \[x^{1/2} = 9\] do you agree with this form

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1good. so we need x. you have x^1/2 what do you think you should do to make that x^1/2 into just x^1?

soccergal12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0could you log both sides, and bring down the 1/2

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1here's a hint \[\LARGE (a^3)^{1/3} = a^{3/3} = a^1 = a\] \[\LARGE (a^2)^{1/2} = a^{2/2} = a^1 = a\] \[\LARGE (a^{1/3})^3 = a^{3/3} = a^1 = a\]

soccergal12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh, do you square both sides?
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