I can't remember how to solve an equation of the following form:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

[tex]ln(a^x) = ln(b^x)[/tex]

I want to solve this for x where a and b are both real numbers. I know I can manipulate the logarithm to write:

[tex]xln(a) = xln(b)[/tex]

But this just seems to cancel out the x's. If you can show me how to solve this type of equation for x, I would very much appreciate it (it's not homework, just trying to remember how to do it).

Thank you for your time.

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# Solve for a variable in the exponent

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