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Hello, tyana21!
An I reading the first one correctly?
The first log can be written: . .**
The second can be written: .
The equation becomes: .
Divide by 2: .
Then we have: .
Exponentiate: .
Therefore: .
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Let
Then: .
Take logs, base 9: .
Since , we have: .
Therefore: .