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Solving Exponential Equations with Logarithms
Solving Exponential Equations with Logarithms
Common Core: F.LE.4

Solving Exponential Equations with Logarithms

Author: Graham Pardun

this lesson demonstrates how to solve exponential equations using logarithms

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Solving Exponential Equations, Part 2

In this lesson, I'll take us through a style of solving exponential equations which is based on understanding that exponential functions and log functions are the inverses of each other. Basically, I'll show you how and why you'd take the log of both sides of an exponential equation to solve it!