# What is #log_e 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 26, 2018

Log_e (5) = 1.609

#### Explanation:

Log_e (5) = ln(5) = 1.609

where n stands for natural logarithm. The natural logarithm is such that ln(e) =1. Alternatively, Log_e(5) is the number such that e^x = 5.