Re: Unexpected results

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg14239] Re: [mg14212] Unexpected results*From*: BobHanlon at aol.com*Date*: Mon, 12 Oct 1998 13:51:25 -0400*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Dan, Log[x] is the natural (base e) log. For the base 10 log you need to use Log[10, x]. Plot[10^Log[10, x], {x, 0,10}]; See on-line help for Log. Bob Hanlon In a message dated 10/7/98 5:39:30 AM, dzepeda at ringer.cs.utsa.edu wrote: >Why doesn't > >Plot[10^Log[x], {x, 0,10}] > >plot what I expect? I expect it to plot y=x, but it doesn't, it plots an >what looks like an exponential curve.