# Math- logarithms

How I find which is larger without using a calculator: log4 17 or log5 24?

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1. 4^2 =16
16< 17
so log4 17 = 2....

5^2 = 25
25 > 24
so log5 25 = 1....

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posted by bekramb
2. Oh, I see. Thank you so much!

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