## anonymous one year ago given e^x=1.038 Round to the nearest thousandth.

1. Nnesha

ln can cancel out e so take ln both sides $\cancel {e^{\ln}} x = x$

2. anonymous

i have no clue how to do that, could you help?

3. Nnesha

$\huge\rm \color{ReD}{ln} e^x = \color{ReD}{ln}{1.038}$ ln e would cancel each other ot use calculator for ln 1.038

4. anonymous

5. Nnesha

use calculator what ln 1.038 equal to ?

6. anonymous

so im putting 1.038 in fraction form? I have no clue

7. Nnesha

not just 1.038 ln <- natural log

8. Nnesha

ln 1.038 that's what you need to put

9. anonymous

0.0472

10. Nnesha