Calculate log of number less than raised to power I want to calculate the value of 0.9 raised to power 17.I am using the log method. 17 * log(0.9).Am I doing this correctly?

Nash Frank 2022-07-16 Answered
Calculate log of number less than raised to power
I want to calculate the value of 0.9 raised to power 17.I am using the log method.
17 log ( 0.9 ).Am I doing this correctly?
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neobuzdanio
Answered 2022-07-17 Author has 13 answers
Yes, but your answer is incomplete. Once you calculate 17 × log ( 0.9 ), you need to take the anti-log to get the actual value of 0.9 17 . Assuming your log was the natural log, you would calculate e 17 × log ( 0.9 ) to get what you want.
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