# How do you simplify Ln(1/e^2)?

May 31, 2018

-2

#### Explanation:

$I n \left(\frac{1}{e} ^ 2\right)$

= ${\log}_{e} \left(\frac{1}{e} ^ 2\right)$

= ${\log}_{e} \left({e}^{- 2}\right)$

= $- 2 {\log}_{e} e$

= $- 2$