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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

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James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805
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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

4th Edition
James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805

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Chapter 3.7, Problem 1E
To determine

To find: The natural logarithmic function y=lnx is used much more frequently in the calculus than the other logarithmic functions y=logbx.

Expert Solution

Explanation of Solution

The derivative of the natural log: lnx is simplest compared to the derivative of the log function: loga(x). Since ddx(lnx)=1x and ddx(logax)=1xlna.

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