How do you solve this logarithmic function?
Please see the explanation.
Use either the natural or base 10 logarithm on both sides. (I will use the natural logarithm):
Use the property of all logarithms
Use the distributive property on both sides:
Move the x terms to the left and the constant terms to the right:
Factor out x on the left:
Divide both sides by the coefficient of x:
Multiply the denominator by the -1 in front: