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Homework Help: Log: is this true?

  1. Oct 3, 2008 #1

    I seem to recall a vague truth that a^(log n) = n ^ (log a)? Can someone verify?

  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 3, 2008 #2
    Yes, they are. Take the logarithm of both sides and see for yourself. Of course, this is all assuming that a and n take on appropriate values.
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