# Question #b1a93

##### 1 Answer

Aug 11, 2016

#### Explanation:

**First step.** The terms must be all logs or all numbers.

Do something with the 1. We know

(As no bases are shown, we assume they are 10.)

**Second step**

Write two log terms as one log term. single number/fraction)

If log terms are being added, then the numbers are being multiplied.

If log terms are being subtracted, then the numbers are being divided

**Drop the logs on each side** If log A = log B, then A = B

**Solve the equation**

**Substitute the answer into the original equation to check** .