Overview of Logs

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In this lesson, we learn about logarithms and how they are an inverse function of exponential functions. We define logarithms as a way to represent exponents and learn how to calculate them through examples. The lesson also covers the basics of logarithmic graphs and how they relate to exponential graphs. Overall, the lesson provides an overview of logarithms and serves as a foundation for further studies.

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Overview of logs

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  • Evaluate y in the following a) log(base 2)16=y b) log (base 4)16=y