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    Logarithms

    If I am given x^y = z

    How do I solve for x given y and z?

    Do I even need logarithms here, or can I say

    x = yth root of z
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    Quote Originally Posted by misterprogrammer View Post
    If I am given x^y = z

    How do I solve for x given y and z?

    Do I even need logarithms here, or can I say

    x = yth root of z
    x = z^{\frac{1}{y}}
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    Perfect. Thanks
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