Change of Base Rule for Logarithms (VIDEO!)

Here’s a logarithm rule that I do not memorise! If I am asked to rewrite a logarithm in a different base, I just “nut my way” through it. In this video I show you how. (And, if you are forced to memorise the rule, I also show you some additional funky delights that follow from it. They’re strange!)

Change of Base Formula


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    Written for educators - and their students too! - this website, slowly growing, takes all the content Tanton has developed in his books, videos, and workshops, and organizes it into short, self-contained, and complete, curriculum units proving that mathematics, at all points of the school curriculum, can be joyous, fresh, innovative, rich, deep-thinking, and devoid of any rote doing! Let's teach generations of students to be self-reliant thinkers, willing to flail and to use their common sense to "nut their way" through challenges, to assess and judge results, and to adjust actions to find success. (Great life skills!)


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