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8-133.

Solve the equations below without using your calculator. You will have radicals or logarithms in your answers. Homework Help ✎

1. $3^{x} = 17$

Since $x$ is in the exponent, take the log of both sides.

$x = \frac{\text{log }17}{\text{log }3}$

1. $x^{3} = 17$

$x= \sqrt[3]{17}$