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Having trouble with an equation

  1. Mar 5, 2008 #1
    How do i solve this equation?

    (1+1/x)^x = 3
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  3. Mar 5, 2008 #2


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    Do you know how to use logarithms?

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  4. Mar 5, 2008 #3


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    Remember that 3 is larger than 2.718281828459045...
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