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7-189.

Given that log 2 ≈ 0.3010, log 3 ≈ 0.4771 and log 5 ≈ 0.6990, calculate each of the following

logarithms without using a calculator. Homework Help ✎ log 6

log 15

log 9

log 50

log 6 = log (2 · 3)

Now use the properties of logs to expand.

log 2 + log 3 ≈ 0.7781