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anonymous
 one year ago
How can logarithms be graphed with different bases?
How do transformations affect the logarithmic graph?
anonymous
 one year ago
How can logarithms be graphed with different bases? How do transformations affect the logarithmic graph?

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dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you know the relationship between f(x) and f^1(x)

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 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well the simplest way to think of different bases is to exploit this: \[y=\log_b(x) = \frac{\log_a(x)}{\log_a(b)}\] So if you want to compare the bases a and b then you can always write one in terms of the other scaled by a factor.

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0graphing y=f(x) and y=f^1(x) is same as graphginh y=f(x) and x=f(y)

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you just look at your axis flipped

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and log is the inverse of exponential function

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 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1https://www.desmos.com/calculator/bcj497jgiz Here's probably the best way to find out what happens when you change the bases, just graph the different ones and see how they change.
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