Posted by **Lucy** on Saturday, March 29, 2008 at 3:55pm.

Use log5(2)=0.4307 and log5(3)=0.6826 to approximate the value of log5=54.

According to the example in my book I would divide 0.6826 by 0.4307 and the answer is 1.5848 but this is not one of the answers given.

My choices are:

a) 0.1370

b) 2.4785

c) 0.8820

d) 0.7488

Where did I go wrong?

Thanks

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