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## Natural Logarithm - ln(x)

Natural logarithm is the logarithm to the base e of a number.

## Integral of natural logarithm (ln)

Complex logarithm

Graph of ln(x)

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## Definition of natural logarithm

ALGEBRA
When

ey = x Factorial

Logarithm
Then base e logarithm of x is
Natural Logarithm
ln(x) = loge(x) = y

Algebra symbols
The e constant or Euler's number is:

## Ln as inverse function of exponential function Recommend Site

The natural logarithm function ln(x) is the inverse function of the exponential function ex. Send Feedback

f (f -1(x)) = eln(x) = x
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## Natural logarithm rules and properties

Rule name Rule Example

ln(3 7) = ln(3) +
Product rule ln(x y) = ln(x) + ln(y)
ln(7)

ln(3 / 7) = ln(3) -
Quotient rule ln(x / y) = ln(x) - ln(y)
ln(7)

## Power rule ln(x y) = y ln(x) ln(28) = 8 ln(2)

ln derivative
f (x) = ln(x) f ' (x) = 1 /
x
ln(x)dx = x (ln(x) - 1)
ln integral
+C
ln of negative
number
ln(x) is undefined when x 0

ln(0) is undefined
ln of zero

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