Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
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Chapter 9 - Section 9.4 - Properties of Logarithms - Exercise Set: 76

Answer

False; Correct Statement: $\ln{e^e} = e$

Work Step by Step

RECALL: $\ln_b{x}=y \longrightarrow e^y=x$ Thus, if $\ln{0}=y$, then $e^y=0$ However, $e^0=1$, not $0$. Therefore, the statement is false. A correct statement would be: $\ln{e^e} =e$.
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