## The elements of algebra |

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**The logarithm of the product of two numbers is equal to the sum of**the logarithms of these numbers . " For let ax = y , and ax ' = y ' , then for the base a , x = ly , and x = ly . And ax x ax = yy ' , or ax + v ' = yy ' ; and hence x + ...### Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario

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