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If I have ln{a} converging to ln{b}, can I claim that a converges to b?

I would think yes, because ln is a monotonic function and we are always sure to get a unique value of ln for any argument 'a'. Is that reasoning correct?

I am not able to prove it by the definition of convergence,

By convergence in logarithm we get: ln(a) - ln(b) < \epsilon,

ln{a/b} < \epsilon

a/b < exp{\epsilon}

(a-b)/b < exp{\epsilon} - 1

a-b < b(exp{\epsilon} - 1)

From here I can claim that since \epsilon is near to zero exp{\epsilon} is near to 1 and hence exp{\epsilon} - 1 < \epsilon_1

Thus,

a - b <b \epsilon_1.

Can I claim from here and a converges to b? The presence of b on the right hand side bothers me. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks a lot...

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# Convergence in logarithms

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