How do you solve #7^x=4^(x+2)#?
You must convert to logarithmic form.
You must now use the rule
You can now simplify even further by using the rule
This is as simplified as it gets. Make sure to ask your teacher if they prefer your answer to be in logarithmic form (as shown above) or as an approximate value (rounded to an x number of decimal places).
Hopefully this helps!