How do you calculate #log32#?

1 Answer
Aug 7, 2016

Answer:

#log 32 ~~ 1.50515#

Explanation:

The approximation #log(2) ~~ 0.30103# is very good. The true value is closer to #0.301029995664#.

So using a common property of logs, we find:

#log 32 = log 2^5 = 5 log 2 ~~ 5*0.30103 = 1.50515#

How do you calculate #log 2#?

See: https://socratic.org/s/awQ8daJU