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PreCalculus

Exponential/LogarithmicFunctions

Mrs.Bierwirth
LOCS

Objectives:
_______5.2Graphtheexponentialparentfunction
_______5.4Sketchthelogarithmparentfunction
_______5.5Transformexponentialgraphs
_______5.6Solvesimpleexponentialequations
_______5.9Evaluatelogarithmicfunctionswithdifferentbases
_______5.10Transformlogarithmicgraphs
_______5.11Findthedomainsoflogarithmicfunctions
_______5.12Usepropertiesof(product,quotient,power)logarithmstoevaluatew/ousingcalculator
_______5.13Usepropertiesof(product,quotient,power)logarithmstoexpand/condenseexpressions
_______5.14Solveexponentialequationsbyusinglogarithms
_______5.15Solvelogarithmicequations
_______5.16Evaluatesimplelogarithmicfunctionsmentally
_______5.17Useexponentialequationstosolverealworldapplications
_______5.18Uselogarithmicmodelstosolverealworldapplications

NOCALCULATORALLOWED
5.2/5.5
Graphthefunctionf(x)=ex+23(beginwithasketchoftheparentfunction)
intercepts
asymptotes
domain
range

5.4/5.10/5.11
Graphthefunctionf(x)=log(x+10)+1(beginwithasketchoftheparentfunction)
intercepts
asymptotes
domain
range

5.12Giventhatloga2=0.328andloga8=0.984,findloga4.

5.16Evaluate
log1000=
log5125=
log21/16=

CALCULATORALLOWED
5.6/5.9/5.14/5.15Solve
log255=x

34x=32x3

log3x+log3(x+8)=2

1.05x=3

2log3x3=4

ln(3x+4)ln(2x+1)=5

5.18MonthlyPayments
Thetimetinmonthsthatistakestopayoffa$60,000loanat9%annualinterestwithmonthlypayments
ofxdollarsisgivenby
t=133.83ln(x/(x450))
Estimatethelengthofthe$60,000loanifthemonthlypaymentsare$700.
Whatwouldhappentotheloanifyoudecidedtopay$450/month?

5.17TheSpreadofFlu
ThenumberPofstudentsinfectedwiththefluatLiveOakClassicalSchooltdaysafterexposureis
modeledby

P(t)=200.
4t
1+e

1.
2.
3.
4.

Whatwastheinitialnumberofstudentsinfectedwiththeflu?
Howmanystudentswillbeinfectedafter3days?
Whenwill100studentsbeinfected?
Whatisthemaximumnumberofstudentsinfected?