1. ## solve the logarithmic equation (PLEASE)

log3x=log5+log(x-2)

2. Originally Posted by danrielle
log3x=log5+log(x-2)
=> log3x = log5(x-2) => 3x = 5(x-2).

Now solve this simple linear equation for x.

3. ## solve simple linear equation for x

3x = 5(x-2).

4. Originally Posted by danrielle
3x = 5(x-2).
$3x=5x-10$

$2x=10$

$x=5$