### Home > INT3 > Chapter 10 > Lesson 10.2.1 > Problem 10-110

10-110.

Without using a calculator, solve these two problems from a college

entrance exam. Homework Help ✎If

*x*^{–4/3}+ 1 = 17, what is*x*^{–1/3}?If log(

*A*) =*a*what is log?

Solve the first equation for *x*, then use that value to find the answer.

*a* − 2