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4.5 Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

4.5 Solving Exponential and Logarithmic Equations

Author: Melinda Hollan

Day 1 Solve exponential equations.

Day 2 Solve logarithmic equations.

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4.5 Day 1 Solving Exponential Equations

Solving exponential equations used basic algebra with an exponential (and sometimes logarithmic) twist. Use the One-to-One Property if you can…otherwise, ln both sides.

4.5 Day 2 Solving Logarithmic Equations

Solving logarithmic equations also uses basic algebra along with condensing logarithms. Sometimes you can use the One-to-One Property for logarithms and sometimes you will need to switch it back to an exponential equation.