# How do you solve log(2x)=1.5?

Oct 7, 2016

$x = 5 \times {10}^{14}$

#### Explanation:

$\log \left(2 x\right) = 15$ can be written using definition of logarithm as

$2 x = {10}^{15}$

or $x = {10}^{15} / 2 = \frac{10}{2} \times {10}^{14}$

or $x = 5 \times {10}^{14}$