How to find x in this equation: http://image.beyluxe.com/pictures/2d...07ae434cb7.jpg

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- Sep 4th 2010, 05:19 AMGarasSolving log equation
How to find x in this equation: http://image.beyluxe.com/pictures/2d...07ae434cb7.jpg

- Sep 4th 2010, 06:05 AMundefined
- Sep 4th 2010, 11:40 AMHallsofIvy
Those are two

**separate**equations, $\displaystyle log_{15}\frac{2}{9}= log_3 x$ and $\displaystyle log_3 x= log_5(1- x)$. As undefined said, there is no value of x that satifies both. Was one of those "=" supposed to be "-" or "+"? - Sep 4th 2010, 01:24 PMGaras
no, that math problem was in a test for the entrance to the college