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Login to Logarithms

Published on 02/28/2014

Activity Overview

In this activity, students use technology to discover and confirm the addition and subtraction properties of logarithms.

Objectives

ACMNA265 - Use the definition of a logarithm to establish and apply the laws of logarithms

Vocabulary

  • Logarithm
  • Logarithm laws
  • Log index
  • Base
  • Index
  • Index laws

About the Lesson

In this activity, students use the log key and/or log template to explore the relationship between indices and logarithms. During the activity, students are expected to establish and confirm the first three laws of logarithms.