"Which is greater, $\displaystyle \log_3{5} or \log_5{11}$? Explain"

Although u can plug and chug into your calculator, this question seems like it's meant to be solved analytically.

I got to:

$\displaystyle \log_3{5}=a , \log_5{11}=b$

$\displaystyle 3^a=5, 5^b=11$

$\displaystyle (3^a)^b=11

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Dunno what's next. I can figure out that a<2 and ab>2