# Log: is this true?

1. Oct 3, 2008

### bodensee9

Hello:

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

Thanks.

2. Oct 3, 2008

### neutrino

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.