To solve for , rewrite the equation using properties of logarithms.

Exponentiation and log are inverse functions.

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Solve for x natural log of 2x+3=7