Business Calculus

Let logb 2=2.217 and logb 3=3.417. Find logb 3b

Please walk me through this steo by step.

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  1. One of the main rules of logs is this one:
    log (AB) = log A + log B , as long as the base is the same in all log expressions.
    We have that case here, everything is in terms of base b

    so logb (3b) = logb</sub 3 + logb</sub b
    = 3.417 + 1 , since logb</sub b = 1
    = 4.417

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