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## Homework Statement

(e^x)^2-5(e^x)=0

## Homework Equations

I've reviewed my logarithmic rules, but I cannot get to the right solution. I should be trying to get one e^x on each side so that I can take the ln of both sides and end up with a simple algebraic process to solve.

## The Attempt at a Solution

This is as far as I get without running into my problem:

(e^x)^2=5(e^x)

I guess here I could take the ln of both sides, but I guess I'm confused about what happens to the x^2, and to the 5.

Edit:

Ahh, Thanks for the reminder. Don't want to bump this any more.

Took ln of both sides, ended with:

2x=ln5+x

x=ln5

Is that the correct way to that solution?

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