Log vs ln


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sarahtang4B
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Log vs ln

Postby sarahtang4B » Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:38 pm

do we need to know how to convert between these two on the final, if so what is the conversion?

Chloe Qiao 4C
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Re: Log vs ln

Postby Chloe Qiao 4C » Wed Mar 13, 2019 4:28 pm

log is log base 10, and Ln is log base e. You can use this for conversion though I do not think there will be a problem asking for converting between these two.

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Re: Log vs ln

Postby David Sarkissian 1K » Thu Mar 14, 2019 4:07 pm

The conversion is only done when using the second Nernst equation, however both equations mean the same thing so there is no need to convert in between them once you choose the one you are going to use.


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