For which values of n does equation 2 become smaller than equation 1?

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For which values of n does equation 2 become smaller than equation 1?

1. 8(n^2)

2. 64 n (log n to base 2)

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Thank you for this answer. Would this wolfram alpha plot accurately represent this solution?

http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=plot+8+x+^+2+%2C+64+x+log+[2%2Cx]%2C+x%3D0+to+2

In Wolfram alpha : plot 8 x ^ 2 , 64 x log [2,x], x=0 to 2

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**mmwanga** Thank you for this answer. Would this wolfram alpha plot accurately represent this solution?

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1. Yes

2. I would use a slightly different scaling of the axes such that you can read the coordinates of the point of interception. (see attachment)

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Thank you! Using a different scale definitely makes it more

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