1. ## exponetial form

For this function log.01=-2

I got 10^-2=.01 is this correct?

2. Originally Posted by bastropgarl
For this function log.01=-2

I got 10^-2=.01 is this correct?
What are you trying to find?

It is true that $log_{10}(0.01) = -2$. This is because $0.01 = 10^{-2}$ and using the power law

$\log_{10} 10^{-2} = -2\,\log_{10} 10 = -2$

3. Originally Posted by bastropgarl

For this function $\log(.01)=-2$

I got $10^{-2}=.01$

Is this correct?
Yes, bastropgarl, you are correct!!

4. thanxs...i needed a little double check i was doing it right