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# Solve the exponential equation $10^x=25$

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##  Final answer to the problem

$x=\log \left(25\right)$
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We can take out the unknown from the exponent by applying logarithms in base $10$ to both sides of the equation

$\log \left(10^x\right)=\log \left(25\right)$
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Use the following rule for logarithms: $\log_b(b^k)=k$

$x=\log \left(25\right)$

##  Final answer to the problem

$x=\log \left(25\right)$

$x=1.39794$

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###  Main Topic: Exponential Equations

Exponential equations are those where the unknown appears only in the exponents of powers of constant bases.