Solve the following logarithm below:

log_6 (-5r - 2) = log_6 ( r - 4)

there is no solution to this?

Guest Feb 23, 2019

#1**+1 **

Just drop the log6 from both sides

-5r-2 has to equal r-4

-5r-2 = r-4

2 = 6r

r = 1/3 but that would mean you are taking the log of a negative......not allowed no solution

ElectricPavlov Feb 23, 2019