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12-207.

Given ln 2 ≈ 0.69315 and ln 3 ≈ 1.0986, why is ln 2 < 1 and ln 3 > 1? For what value of *x* does ln *x* = 1? Homework Help ✎

What is the base of the natural log?

12-207.

Given ln 2 ≈ 0.69315 and ln 3 ≈ 1.0986, why is ln 2 < 1 and ln 3 > 1? For what value of *x* does ln *x* = 1? Homework Help ✎

What is the base of the natural log?