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November 16th, 2017, 04:30 AM  #1 
Member Joined: Sep 2014 From: Sweden Posts: 80 Thanks: 0  Logarithm syntax what does ^3log(27) mean?
From my exercise book the book wants me to calculate $\displaystyle \displaystyle ^3\log 27$, but I don't know what this syntax means? Is it the same as $\displaystyle \displaystyle \log_3 27$?

November 16th, 2017, 04:46 AM  #2 
Math Team Joined: Jan 2015 From: Alabama Posts: 3,248 Thanks: 887 
$^3log(27)$ does not mean anything. I suspect that was a typographical error and that, as you suggest, $log_3(27)$ was intended. That is, of course,, equal to 3.


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