# How do you solve #Log(2x+1)=6+log(x-1)#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 12, 2016

Since the logs are in a common base we can put all logs to one side an simplify by using the logarithm law

#### Explanation:

Since nothing is noted in subscript, the log is in base 10.

Your teacher may want you to keep the answer in fractional form, but he/she may want it rounded off, so keep that in mind.

**Practice exercises:**

- Solve for x. Leave answers in exact form.

a)

b)

Good luck!