# Solving logarithmic equation for x

• June 7th 2012, 04:23 PM
FatimaA
Solving logarithmic equation for x
I've run into another logarithmic equation I'm not sure how to go about solving. Would appreciate a hint or guidelines:

ex30ex − 1 = 0

Thanks.
• June 7th 2012, 04:34 PM
skeeter
Re: Solving logarithmic equation for x
Quote:

Originally Posted by FatimaA
I've run into another logarithmic equation I'm not sure how to go about solving. Would appreciate a hint or guidelines:

start by multiplying each term by $e^x$ ... then deal w/ the resulting quadratic (in $e^x$)