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Question

Let us suppose that log(5) = 3, then what is log($1/50$) if the base is 10?

A

-4.

B

$\text"log"_3(50)$.

C

$\text"log"_5(30)$.

D

4.

Soln.
Ans: a

We know log($1/{10m}$) = log(1) - (log(10) + log(m)) = 0 - (1 + 3) = -4.


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