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**Leroy****Guest**

Can one do logarithm of imaginery number?please explain.

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**Leroy****Guest**

There is no example in that link,it will be great if you show an example

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**Leroy****Guest**

So,let me try, is this correct

ln(3+4i)=ln5+atan(4/3)i

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

That is correct. Very good!

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**Leroy****Guest**

Thank you a lot.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

You are welcome!

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