How to Determine an Unknown Exponent?

Answer To solve an equation for the exponent, use natural logs in order to solve the equation. Sometimes, you can perform the calculation in your head for a simple equation, such as 4 ^ X = 16. More compl... Read More »

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How to Remove X From an Exponent?

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