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Re: Unexpected results

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  • Subject: [mg14254] Re: [mg14212] Unexpected results
  • From: "JOHN C ERB" <JOHN_C_ERB at>
  • Date: Mon, 12 Oct 1998 13:51:37 -0400
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

The "Log" function defaults to base "e."

Try:  Plot[10^Log[10, x],{x,0,10}]

John C. Erb

-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Zepeda <dzepeda at> To:
mathgroup at
Subject: [mg14254] [mg14212] Unexpected results

>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. 

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