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Log question

  1. Sep 20, 2008 #1
    I was wondering what does log^3(n) mean (yes its log^3 (n) not log (n)^3)?
     
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  3. Sep 20, 2008 #2
    What do you mean with :" what does [tex] log^3n[/tex] mean? It is simply the third power of the log. Or are u asking how will that change the basic shape of the log function?
     
  4. Sep 20, 2008 #3
    Does that mean log^3 n = (logn)^3?
     
  5. Sep 20, 2008 #4

    Borek

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    Yes.

    Just like

    [tex]\sin^3x = (\sin x)^3[/tex]
     
  6. Sep 20, 2008 #5

    CRGreathouse

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    It's just notation.
     
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