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Math
Logs are stacked up in apile as shown in the figure. The top row has 15 logs and the bottom row has 21 logs. How many logs are in the stack? a1= 1+14=15 an= 7+14=21 s1=(n/2)(a1+an) (n/2)(15+21) = 18 How do I figure out the n?
May 4, 2010 by Abbey(Please help)

math - natural logs
Find the EXACT solution to e^(1-x) = 4^x You must use logs, not just a calculator.
October 31, 2011 by BJ

Precalculus
.5=e^(-20t) I am assuming this involves logs but we did't really learn logs. Anyone care to walk me thru with a calculator. Have the Ti-83
March 13, 2008 by Trevor

math logs
solve 3^(2x+1) = 9^(2x-1) using base 3 logs
November 12, 2011 by Sejul

Logs-Algebra
How do you graph the following logs? f(x)=log5 (x-2) f(x)=log5 x-2 f(x)= log5 x f(x)=log5 (x+2)
October 23, 2007 by Jayme

Maths (Logs)
1.Write the following equation without logs log y = mx+ c This would be y = 10^(mx+c) right? 2. Explain why this fits the exponential model (in other words, it can be written in the form y = a x b^x where a and b are real numbers).
April 7, 2008 by BP

Pre Cal (logs)
I need help with these logs 1: Log underscore4 16X 2: 2 Ln ( X(sqr. root)e 3:5^[2logUnderscore5(3x)] 4:log underscore2 ^[1280-logunderscore2 5) I don't understand how to do them thanks
March 30, 2008 by Deb

chem
"Yule logs are simulated wood logs make of compressed paper that burn with a red and green flame.How would you produce a similar yule log?"
July 9, 2008 by jennifer

Algebra 2
logs?
June 4, 2009 by Kay

algebra: logs
Log3x=4
December 10, 2012 by Ruth

algebra
solve e^x / 3 = 5^x using logs.
December 3, 2011 by Anil

LOGS (ALGEBRA)
FIND THE INVERSE: f(x) = 10^(5x+3) - 10 f^-1(x) =
May 5, 2014 by Marty

Algebra
express log (3x^5y^3/z^3) as the sum and difference of logs with no exponents.
December 8, 2010 by peggy

math
Mr Logan can saw 8 logs in 3 hours. How many logs can Mr Logan saw in one hour?
August 15, 2012 by Andrea

Quantative Method
Generate your Unit transportation costs (in excel) 1. Ship construction logs from 8 provinces in Canada to 50 states in the U.S. Minimize total shipping cost. 2. Set up the demand in each state of the U.S. 3. Set up availability of logs in the 8 provinces of Canada
June 14, 2013 by Anita

chemistry
help required in calculating the pH value of a .84 mols per litre solution of sulfuric acid. I understand that pH = -log 10 (2x 0.84), I am not very experienced with logs and need assistance as to which keys to press on the scientific calculator in relation to the logs. thank ...
March 6, 2007 by ruby

more pre cal logs
sorry I am so lost I missed the class that talked about logs since my sister was in the hospital giving birth to a still born baby.... now I am all lost... Expand the log Ln 3sqrootx^2y/x+3 (the 3 is part of the sqroot not infront like the 3rd power) I hope that makes since
March 31, 2008 by Deb

algebra 2
find the points of intersection of the following algebraically y=2^x + 4^x y=2^x+1 - 4^x+1 I set them equal to each other but not sure if you use logs or what to solve it
August 10, 2010 by jonathan

MATH 1111
College Algebra help with logarithms! Ln (x-4) - Ln (x+1) = 16 How do I take natural logs?? it's a study guide question for our final exams
April 30, 2009 by Sammy

Algebra
Solve the equation. 2log3 y = log3 4+ log3 (y+8) Here's what ive got take out the logs and say y^2= 4+ y +8 which simplifies to (y^2)-y=12 how do i simplfy the y?
April 30, 2011 by Kenya

College algebra
Use the properties of logs to write the expression as one log: 8log(base 5)4th square root of x minus 4log(base 5) x
May 12, 2013 by Taylor

Science
Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A. a log, two feet in diameter B. two logs, each one foot in diameter C. a pile of small splinters made from a two-foot diameter log D. Both logs and the splinters will burn at the same rate.
March 8, 2012 by Samantha

Science
Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A. a log, two feet in diameter B. two logs, each one foot in diameter C. a pile of small splinters made from a two-foot diameter log D. Both logs and the splinters will burn at the same rate.
March 12, 2012 by Samantha

LOGARITHMS
HI THE QUESTION STATES THAT ONE SHOULD CALCULATE THE LOGS WITHOUT THE USE OF A CALCULATOR...OKAY MY PROBLEM IS THIS... 2 3 2log 8 + 2log 8 what should i do? i had come to the piont of... 4 5 log 8 + log 8 But what's to do now i dont know..Think u can help?... cheers michelle ...
October 25, 2006 by TIGGER

Algebra 2
Can someone please explain to me how to solve logarithmic equations? Some examples are: -5=log2X 3^5x+1= 40 and log6X+(log6)7=(log6)35 I hope that makes sense because logs are hard to type.
April 18, 2008 by JaneLee

Re: Algebra II
How to solve Log (9x+5) - Log ((x^2)-1) = 1/2 16 16 (The 16 is from the logarithmic function : b) (y=log x) b Could anyone post the answer to this? 16 is supposed to be next to Log(16) but lower. This is for both the Logs in the equation.
May 18, 2010 by Anonymous

exponential and logarithmic graphs question
hi, i desperately need help solving this question: Find the values of A and k if the general equation of the graph shown is y=Ae^kx where the graph goes through the points (-1,-4) and (-2,-10) do i solve it using simultaneous equations? because i have attempted this yet failed...
March 21, 2007 by elle

Math
Could you check these pleas? Firewood usually sold by a measure known as a cord. A full cord may be a stack 8x4x4ft or a stack 8x8x2ft 10. what is the volume of a full cord? 8*4*4=(128ft) 11. A short cord or a face cord of wood is 8x4xThe lenght of the logs. What is the volume...
September 7, 2010 by TiffanyJ

algebra 2 logs and trig
log(base 2)cotx - 2log(base 4)csc2x = log(base 2)cosx the answer should be x = pi/3, 5pi/3 not sure how to work it out though, any help? I tried canceling the bases but that led to a dead end.
August 13, 2010 by Teddy

math - logs
2 ln (x) = ln (20-x)
October 31, 2011 by Sebastian

calculus
Differentiate y=lnx You ought to have this memorized. y'=1/x for y= ln x dy/dx = 1/x This is the most basic and fundamental of log derivatives. If you are studying Calculus, and the topic is logs, I fail to understand why you asked that question. IS there a website that can ...
April 11, 2007 by quita

Science
3. Which of the following conditions would likely cause the activation energy to be high? A.atoms are close together B.the temperature is hot C.atoms are not close together * D.a catalyst is present 4. Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A.a log...
March 3, 2013 by Cassie

math
solve with logs 3^(1-2x)=4^(x)
November 24, 2008 by kayla

natural logs
Solve for x: ln(x+1)+ 2 = x^2 8x + 12
December 19, 2008 by Anne

natural logs
solve for x. xe^x = 9
March 12, 2009 by kaitlyn

logs
How do you solve: log (1/3) 1 ?
November 1, 2010 by Ali

Math - logs
the log(10^ -1)of 3.66 = of 9.86 = of -2.8 = thank you
January 19, 2013 by Needs log help

maths
solve for x 8=6^x using logs
November 12, 2007 by walter

precal
logs 9^(2x-5)=27(x+4) and 3log(underscore4)(2x-1)=15 Thank you
March 31, 2008 by Deb

math
how do i solve these logs? log1/2 (3x+1)^1/3= -2 3^(x^3)= 9^x
January 8, 2009 by kayla

precalculus logs
what is the domain of f(x)=-ln(-x) and the inverse
November 11, 2011 by adly

Math 12 (Logs)
Solve: 3^(2a+3)=7^(a-4) Please Help and Thank you
April 15, 2012 by Anonymous

Math (check please)
Could you check these please? Firewood is usually sold by a measure known as a cord. A full cord may be a stack 8x4x4ft or a stack 8x8x2ft 10. what is the volume of a full cord? 8*4*4=(128ft) 11. A short cord or a face cord of wood is 8x4xThe lenght of the logs. What is the ...
September 7, 2010 by TiffanyJ

math- logarithms
how do i solve these logs? log1/2 (3x+1)^1/3= -2 3^(x^3)= 9^x
January 8, 2009 by kayla

Precalc
if you have how do u do 2^2x - 2^x - 6 =0 (calc)how do u do it? using logs??
January 26, 2009 by Spencer

Logs
log6(x+7)−log6x=2 Solve for x
January 10, 2010 by Nina

logs 3
How do you create a table to graph log (3/2) x ???
November 1, 2010 by Ali

calculus
Solve the equation 14=65(19)x for x using logs.
January 31, 2012 by britt

math
How would I simplify this problem using logs? (25/16) -3/2
June 2, 2008 by Jenna

math
how do you solve for x using logs: [(a + b)^x]/b^x I am not sure of the steps to get there.
January 19, 2010 by David

physics
You are planning to build a log cabin in northern Minnesota. You will pull the logs up a long, smooth hill to the building site by means of a rope attached to a winch. You need to buy a rope for this purpose, so you need to know how strong the rope must be. Stronger ropes cost...
September 27, 2012 by nate

algebra
solve 4^3x-4=32^x+2 Please help! Do you mean 4^(3x) -4 = 32^x +2 ? yes If that is really what you mean, I cannot get a closed-form solution for you. You would have to solve it by trial-and-error or graphical means. If, on the other hand, you mean 4^(3x-4)=32^(x+2), then take ...
November 26, 2006 by dee

math - logs
if logx3 = a and logx25 = b, determine an expression for logx(9/5).
December 10, 2009 by Cyn

Logs
Solve for x. log5x=(1/2). Express the answer to the nearest hundredth.
May 8, 2010 by Sue

natural logs
solve for x. xe^x = 9 please help i am stuck. i keep going in circles.
March 12, 2009 by kaitlyn

logs
log (base 8) 1 = ??? I know it's 8 to some power gives me 1, but I can't figure it out.
November 6, 2011 by help me

math logs - please help
True or false: 2 ln x / ln 5 = ln x^2 - ln 5 for all positive values of x.
November 12, 2011 by Sejul

math
5 divided by (3-e to the -x power)=4 5/(3- e^-x) = 4 5 = 12 - 4 e^-x 4 e^-x = 7 e^-x = 7/4 e^x = 4/7 Take natural logs of both sides, x = ln (4/7) = -0.5596
December 8, 2006 by Anonymous

Precalc (LOGS)
1. (e^x - 1 )/(x^2 - 1) < 0 2. The inverse of ln (3 - x) ? 3. Simplify x^3 - 3x^2 + 2 = 0 Any help would be GREATLY appreciated. Thank you so much for your time.
August 4, 2008 by Joe

math
also a problem that i cant figure out is how to do inverses of logs f(x)= 2log(base2)X
March 2, 2012 by Diana

Math (logs)
In x = -3 find x. I worked it out like this e^inx= e^-3 then I got x = 1/e^3. Is that correct?
December 8, 2013 by Wilson

algebra
logarithms Solve the following equations 3^x-2=6 Add 2 to both sides of the equation to start. Whatever operation you do to one side of an equation you must do to the other side as well. 3^x - 2 + 2 = 6 + 2 3^x = 8 Changing to logs: log 3^x = log 8 x log 3 = log 8 x = log 8 / ...
November 9, 2006 by Dee Williams

Math
1. Given the product law of logarithms, prove the product law of exponents. 2. Given the quotient law of logarithms, prove the quotient law of exponents. 3. Apply algebraic reasoning to show that a=b^(loga/logb) for any a,b>0 Please explain these to me. All I know is that ...
May 25, 2009 by Jus

Algebra
Snookers Lumber can convert logs intoeither lumber or plywood. In a given day, the mill turns three times as many units of plywoos as lumber It makes a profit of $25 on a unit of lumber and $40 on a unit of plywood. How much of each unit must be produced and sold in order to ...
June 30, 2009 by Johnnie

Logarithms
How do I solve this using logs? I am having a total math meltdown tonight! 10=2^10/n Thanks again!
January 9, 2008 by Math genius! Urgent!

Math
solve for x without using a calculator: log5(3^x) = log25(9^(1-2x)) I don't know how to get rid of the logs for this one. Help? Thank you!
November 15, 2009 by Momo

social studies
mahogany logs from central America sometimes wash up in scotland. how do you explain this?
February 6, 2011 by isis

algebra
Snookers Lumber can convert logs into either lumber ofr lywood. In a given day, the mill turns out three times as many units of plywood as lumber. It makes a profit of $30 on a unit of lumber and $40 on a unit of plywood. How many of each unit must be produced and sold in ...
July 24, 2011 by babs

Algebra
Snooker's lumber can convert logs into either lumber or plywood. In a given day, the mill turns out twice as many units of plywood as lumber. It makes a profit of $30 on a unit of lumber and $45 on a unit of plywood. How many of each unit must be produced and sold in order to ...
October 12, 2008 by Sharon

Algebra 1
Snookers Lumber can convert logs into either lumber or plywood. In a given day, the mill turns out three times as many units of plywood as lumber. It makes a profit of $30 on a unit of lumber and $45 on a unit of plywood. How many of each unit must be produced and sold inorder...
October 18, 2009 by Mike

misplaced nodifier
we finally found the fire extinguisher we had been hunting for behind a pile of logs
September 24, 2011 by rasheda

math
How would you condense a logarithm expression into a single quantity if the logs have different bases?
November 20, 2012 by Jamie

Precalculus
This is for solving exponential/logarithmic functions: (This is a base e Logarithmic function I would assume): e^(4x)/10 =4^x-2 ? I understand the properties of logs for the most part, but I have a hard time figuring out the step-by-step process on how to solve exponential/log...
December 11, 2012 by Sarah

Natural Logs
When you are subtracting functions with ln, I know you divide the numbers after ln, but what do you do with constants in front of ln? For example, I'm currently dealing with: 4ln8 - 4ln3 Thanks!
March 23, 2009 by Hannah

trigonometry
(3^m)(5^(m+1))=12^(2m-1) not sure how to solve this but I think you use natural logs? I'm just stuck because the first two are multiplying and not adding and we didn't go over this
August 11, 2010 by Teddy

language arts
Three Indian elephants patiently towed the logs that had just been cut. is this an adverb clause
March 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Math logs
Solve the system of equations: y= (lnx)^2 + 2 (lnx^2) y = 3ln(1/x^2)+24 Im not sure what to do..
October 14, 2009 by Mike

Maths-Logs
when writing log b to base a, (log-a(subscript)-b), can a be less than 0?
November 23, 2007 by xX_Supaman_Xx

Calculus
Solve for x using logs. 4 * 16^x = 10 * 11^x Do you start by multiply 4 times 16 then 10 times 11, and then what? Or am I completely wrong?
August 23, 2008 by George

Math
Which term is 13122? The geometric sequence is 2, -6, 18, -54 tn=ar^(n-1) 13122=2(-3)^(n-1) 6561=(-3)^(n-1) log6561=n-1log-3 You can't divide with negative logs, how do I isolate n?
January 4, 2010 by QQ

algebra/logs
I don't understand this problem: (1/2)n = 0.015625 n log 0.5 = log 0.015625 n = log 0.5 / log 0.015625 n = 6 When I plug log .5 into the calculator it gives .3010 and when I plug .15625 to the calculator it is -1.806 and that would be -.3010/-1.806 =.1666. How is the answer 6...
August 2, 2012 by Nancy

math. logs
anyone know how to solve this step by step? e^(3ln2)
September 28, 2008 by Kay

Math - logs
the log(10^ -1)of 3.66 = of 9.86 = of -2.8 = please help. (the 10^-1 is the subscript to log)
January 20, 2013 by Please help

Pre Calculs
The pH of a chemical solution is given by the formula pH = -log10 [H+] where [H+] is the concentration of hydrogen ions in moles per liter. Values of pH range from 0 (acidic) to 14 (alkaline). (a) what is the pH of the solution for which [H+] is 0.1? (b) What happens to pH as ...
October 10, 2006 by Erica

general physics
What is the smallest number of whole logs ( = 725 kg/m3, radius = 0.0556 m, length = 3.80 m) that can be used to build a raft that will carry four people, each of whom has a mass of 73.0 kg?
July 20, 2013 by please help with these practice problems

Exponents and Logs (Math)
Solve for x: 2^(-x+1) = 4(8^x) I try isolating the 4 but I can't seem to solve it correctly when using ln or log applications. The answer is supposed to be x=-1/4. Any help?
August 10, 2010 by Fred

TRig WIth LoGs help1!!
i have problem i can't solve and the book is no help.. anyone got osme hints or somehting i could start off doing? the problem is... Solve for x: log(x^3)= (log x)^3 Rewrite it as 3 log x = (log x)^3 The use algebra (divide each side by log x) to get (log x)^2 = 3 log x = (+ ...
October 20, 2006 by ashley

Physics(Please help)
What is the smallest number of whole logs ( = 725 kg/m3, radius = 0.0800 m, length = 3.60 m) that can be used to build a raft that will carry four people, each of whom has a mass of 60.0 kg? I do not know how to start this.
June 21, 2012 by Hannah

Informantion Tech
Which of the Windows server 2003 events logs contains information about the events generated by components such as services and devices?
August 28, 2008 by Yvonne

logs 2
How do you solve log(5) 20 + log (5) 10 - 3log(5) 2?
November 1, 2010 by Ali

physics-intensity
The intensity of a certain sound wave is 6 W.cm2. if its intensity is raised by 10 decibels, the new intensity (in W/cm2) is : a. 60 b. 6.6 c. 6.06 d. 600 E. 12 You can calculate this if you wish using logs, but you can do it in your head: 3 db means double power, 6 db ...
August 7, 2007 by Damon

Alegbra (logs)
Please help, I need help on these two problems. Solve the equation. log3(x − 16) = log3(9x) e^1 + ln(7) It appears on the homework that the ln(7) is written like this ^ln(7) but I am still stuck on it. Thanks!
April 22, 2013 by Karl

Math
I understand generally how to solve, by taking natural logs and the the derivative, but i am confused by the presence of the 3 in front... if f(x)= 3(sin(x))^x, find f'(1) should i move 3 to the y side or take the natural log of it? Thanks!
November 5, 2010 by Tokey

Calculus
Find A so that 5log(base5)16807 − 3log(base5)7 = log (base5)A I don't even know how to start this one...should I remove the 5 and 3 in front of the logs?
May 18, 2014 by Ann

solving for x math
2e^(4x^2)=3 how do i solve for x. do i use the ln methode because i don't know how to do that. by calculator, i got x=.168 but i don't know how to show my work. please help me solve for x. Take natural logs of both sides. ln 2 + 4 x^2 = ln 3 4 x^2 = ln (3/2) = 0.40547 x^2 = 0....
December 5, 2006 by david

Math
How would you solve a problem like this with logarithims? I tried to start a couple of different ways but I kept getting stuck. Do you take the logs of both sides right away or do you do something else first? 17c^2/3 = 44
January 15, 2008 by Anonymous

Math-LOGS
Express x in terms of a,b and c. log x = 1/2 (log a + log b - log c) Please solve and explain how to do this type of problem, thank you!
December 21, 2009 by Jess

Math Repost (Logs)
.704=log(100/x) I tried this 10^.704=10^(100/x) But i not sure what to do now?
February 21, 2010 by Neo

Pre Calculus 12
Laws of Logarithms Evaluate: without using a calculator, except for the first one. The 5.6 is supposed to be subscript, but i dont know how to make it small. 4log(5.6)84 log84/log5.6 Do I multiply this by four or something? both of the logs?
January 23, 2013 by Shreya

math
If you can cut three logs in six minutes. How many minutes will it take to cut 8? 16 is not the answer.
January 22, 2010 by kimberly

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