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## #1 2011-07-26 20:14:38

diamond777
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### Help!

seventy years young student of maths is fun
In need of lots of help!
algebra - working with exponents and logarithms-
question five
solve (for x)
2log3(x)=5
answer D x = 9square root(3)
i presume the 2 means that x is squared in the question?
please explain what 9square root of (3) is and how it is the square root of 243?
thank you ....

## #2 2011-07-26 20:29:13

bobbym

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### Re: Help!

Hi diamond777;

seventy years young student of maths is fun
In need of lots of help!

Divide both sides by 2

3^x both sides.

Welcome to the forum, young man.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

## #3 2011-07-26 20:40:34

ganesh
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### Re: Help!

Hi diamond777,

Welcome to the forum!

Character is who you are when no one is looking.