Hi good people!,

I trust you guys are all well. Please help me with a few questions, I'll post them in different posts. I have 3 questions this morning, the first is to solve \(x\)

\(3,2^x=24\)

I'm helping a student, but ran into 3 difficulties!..Thanx guys!!!

juriemagic
Nov 1, 2017

#1**+1 **

3.2^x = 24 take the log of both sides

log 3.2^x = log 24 and we can write

x * log 3.2 = log 24 divide both sides by log 3.2

x = log 24 / log 3.2 ≈ 2.732

CPhill
Nov 1, 2017

#2**+1 **

Thank you CPhill,

I would never have thought of that..your help is greatly appreciated!

juriemagic
Nov 1, 2017