Solve the logarithmic equation for x.

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Solve the logarithmic equation for x.
log5 6 + log5 x = log5 8 + log5(x − 5)
x = 
Apr 14th, 2015

log56 + log5x = log58 + log5(x − 5)

log 5 6x = log 5 8(x-5)

6x=8(x-5)

6x =8x -40

2x =40

x =20


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