Simplify by moving inside the logarithm.

Apply the product rule to .

One to any power is one.

Use the product property of logarithms, .

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Simplify/Condense log of 16x^2+2 log of 1/x