anonymous
  • anonymous
Erika is working on solving the exponential equation 50x = 17; however, she is not quite sure where to start. Using complete sentences, describe to Erika how to solve this equation.
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jamiebookeater
  • jamiebookeater
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welshfella
  • welshfella
you can solve this by taking logs of both sides ln 50^x = ln 17 x ln 50 = ln 17 now to find x divide both sides by ln 50
welshfella
  • welshfella
in the second line i used one of the laws of logarithms:- ln a^x = x ln a
welshfella
  • welshfella
sorry gotta go right now hope this has helped

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