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iluvvyyhu
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Help with logs?Cant use a calculator?:(
Evaluate, without using a calculator
5^(2)
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iluvvyyhu Group Title
Help with logs?Cant use a calculator?:( Evaluate, without using a calculator 5^(2)
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh wait i put the wrong one sowwy :( \[\log _{6}1\]
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
log(a)y = a^y
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
im a little confused.....would it be \[6^{1}\] than?
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ohh okay thankyou(: um may you help me with another one? Its a fraction?
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thankyou!(: okay here it is\[\log _{6}\frac{ 1 }{ \sqrt[5]{36}}\] sorry it took a while to type it lol
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i did the first one wrong it should be log(a)x = y and a^y =x
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ohh... okay im confused now :(
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the second one is a little out of my league lol you should open a new question with that second part!
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol alright but may you explain the first one pleaseee?(: <3
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so log(a)x is the exponent to which the base a must be raised to give x
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so to raise 6 by a power of zero will give an output of 1. any number raised to zero will give 1
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
2^0=1 and so on
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so.... okay im not 100% sure but would the answer be 1?
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh and another question (sorry lol) so do you always raise the little number by 0?
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
log(6)1=0 6^0=1
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
nope you 'exponentiate' the little number
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
log(6)1=0 since 6^0=1
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay okay...what does exponentiate mean im sorry for all these questions
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
The act of raising a quantity to a power :)
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay(: but im still confused :'(
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
they confuse me too hehe
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
log(a)x = y <=> a^y = x
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
just remember that a is your base, the base will always be the same for any log
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
any number raised to a power like a^x, a will be your base
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ludwig457 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
imm off gluck
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iluvvyyhu Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
alright:/ thanks though <3
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