i have a problem here that has stumped me. any help is greatly appreciated, thanks in ADVANCE!

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- Mar 4th 2009, 11:38 AMDaCoo911Logarithms Solving for x
i have a problem here that has stumped me. any help is greatly appreciated, thanks in ADVANCE!

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- Mar 4th 2009, 11:53 AMDaCoo911
O NO i'm sorry! these two are not added together they are subtracted. WHich means there is division, not multiplication. SORRY!

- Mar 4th 2009, 12:05 PMstapel
That does not, however, change the methods or processes. You still start by

**log rules**to simplify the left-hand side, and then use**the definition of logarithms**to convert the equation to its equivalent exponential form. Then you solve the equation (which, for subtraction, is a**rational equation**).

If you get stuck, please reply showing how far you have gotten. Thank you! :D