Re: Log function

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg57369] Re: Log function*From*: Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at earthlink.net>*Date*: Wed, 25 May 2005 06:03:22 -0400 (EDT)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On 5/24/05 at 5:12 AM, eqmc2 at aol.com (Bill Ginsberg) wrote: >I have Mathematica 5.0.1. When I attempt to get the Log of a >number "a" by entering Log[a], it does not return the value but >echoes back: Log[a]. How is this fixed? By assigning a value to a which can be done a number of different ways. such as using a replacement rule, i.e. Log[a]/.a->2.3 or assigning a value to a, i.e. a = 2.3; Log[a] -- To reply via email subtract one hundred and four