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1. #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Inequalities

If log2X + log4X = log0.25√6 and x > 0, then x is

1. 6-1/6
2. 61/6
3. 3-1/3
4. 61/3

log9 (3log2 (1 + log3 (1 + 2log2x))) = $$frac{1}{2}\\$. Find x. 1. 4 2. $\frac{1}{2}\\$ 3. 1 4. 2 3. #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Quadratic Equations If 22x+4 – 17 × 2x+1 = –4, then which of the following is true? 1. x is a positive value 2. x is a negative value 3. x can be either a positive value or a negative value 4. None of these 4. #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Algebra If log1227 = a, log916 = b, find log8108. 1. $\frac{2$a + 3$}{3b}$ 2. $\frac{2$a + 3$}{3a}$ 3. $\frac{2$b + 3$}{3a}$ 4. $\frac{2$b + 3$}{3b}$ 5. #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Inequalities $\frac{log_3$x-3$}{log_3(x-5)}$ < 0. If a, b are integers such that x = a, and x = b satisfy this inequation, find the maximum possible value of a – b. 1. 214 2. 216 3. 200 4. 203 6. #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Different bases log5x = a$This should be read as log X to the base 5 equals a) log20x = b. What is logx10?

1. $$frac{a + b}{2ab}\\$ 2.$a + b) * 2ab
3. $$frac{2ab}{a + b}\\$ 4. $\frac{a + b}{2}\\$ 7. #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Basic identities of Logarithm log3x + logx3 = $\frac{17}{4}\\$. Find the value of x. 1. 34 2. 31/4 3. 34 or 31/4 4. 31/3 8. 34 or 31/4 • #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Basic identities of Logarithm logxy + logyx2 = 3. Find logxy3. 1. 4 2. 3 3. 31/2 4. 31/16 • #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Basic identities of Logarithm If log2 4 * log4 8 * log8 16 * ……………nth term = 49, what is the value of n? 1. 49 2. 48 3. 34 4. 24 • #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Basic identities of Logarithm If 33 + 6 + 9 + ……… 3x =$0.$$overline{037}\\$)-66, what is the value of x? 1. 3 2. 6 3. 7 4. 11 • #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Basic identities of Logarithm x, y, z are 3 integers in a geometric sequence such that y - x is a perfect cube. Given, log36x2 + log6√y + 3log216y1/2z = 6. Find the value of x + y + z. 1. 189 2. 190 3. 199 4. 201 • #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Basic identities of Logarithm 10log$3 - 10logy) = log2(9 - 2y), Solve for y.

1. 0
2. 3
3. 0 and 3
4. none of these

• #### CAT Exponents and Logarithms: Value of x

46+12+18+24+…+6x = (0.0625)-84, what is the value of x?

1. 7
2. 6
3. 9
4. 12

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• #### IPMAT 2020 Sample Paper - IPM Rohtak Quants,Exponents and Logarithms

Simplification: $25^{$2.7)} $times 5^{$4.2)} $div 5^{$5.4)} = ?$ 1. 54 2. 5$3.2)
3. 5(4.1)
4. 5(4.2)

Suppose that a, b, and c are real numbers greater than 1. Then the value of $$frac{1}{1+\log _{a^{2} b} \frac{c}{a}}+\frac{1}{1+\log _{b^{2} c} \frac{a}{b}}+\frac{1}{1+\log _{c^{2} a} \frac{b}{c}}\\$ is • #### IPMAT 2019 Question Paper - IPM Indore Quants,Exponents and Logarithms The value of $\log _{3} 30^{-1} + \log _{4} 900^{-1} + \log _{5} 30^{-1}\\$ is 1. 0.5 2. 30 3. 2 4. 1 • #### IPMAT 2019 Question Paper - IPM Indore Quants,Exponents and Logarithms The inequality $\log _{a}{f$x$} < $log _{a}{g$x)}$ implies that 1. f$x) > g(x) > 0 for 0 < a < 1 and g(x) > f(x) > 0 for a > 1
2. g(x) > f(x) > 0 for 0 < a < 1 and f(x) > g(x) > 0 for a > 1
3. f(x) > g(x) > 0 for a > 0
4. g(x) > f(x) > 0 for a > 0

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1. #### CAT 2017 Question Paper Slot 1 - Exponents & Logarithms

Suppose, log3x = log12y = a, where x, y are positive numbers. If G is the geometric mean of x and y, and log6G is equal to:

1. √a
2. 2a
3. $$frac{a}{2}$ 4. a 2. #### CAT 2017 Question Paper Slot 1 - Exponents & Logarithms The value of log0.008√5 + log√381 – 7 is equal to: 1. $\frac{1}{3}$ 2. $\frac{2}{3}$ 3. $\frac{5}{6}$ 4. $\frac{7}{6}$ 3. #### CAT 2017 Question Paper Slot 1 - Exponents & Logarithms If 92x – 1 – 81x-1 = 1944, then x is 1. 3 2. $\frac{9}{4}$ 3. $\frac{4}{9}$ 4. $\frac{1}{3}$ 4. #### CAT 2017 Question Paper Slot 2 - Exponents & Logarithms If x is a real number such that log35 = log5$2 + x), then which of the following is true?

1. 0 < x < 3
2. 23 < x < 30
3. x > 30
4. 3 < x < 23

7. #### CAT 2018 Question Paper Slot 1 - Logarithm

If x is a positive quantity such that 2x = 3log52 , then x is equal to

1. log59

1. 32
2. 59
3. 67
4. 40

11. #### CAT 2018 Question Paper Slot 2 - Logarithm

If p3 = q4 = r5 = s6, then the value of logs (pqr) is equal to

1. -16
2. -24
3. -12
4. -20

15. #### CAT 2019 Question Paper Slot 1 - Logarithms

Let x and y be positive real numbers such that log5(x + y) + log5(x − y) = 3, and log2y − log2x = 1 − log23. Then xy equals

1. 25
2. 150
3. 250
4. 100

16. #### CAT 2019 Question Paper Slot 2 - Logarithms

The real root of the equation 26x + 23x+2 - 21 = 0 is

1. $$frac{log_{2}3}{3}$ 2. log29 3. $\frac{log_{2}7}{3}$ 4. log227 17. #### CAT 2019 Question Paper Slot 2 - Logarithms If x is a real number ,then $\sqrt{log_{e}\frac{4x - x^2}{3}}$ is a real number if and only if 1. -3 ≤ x ≤ 3 2. 1 ≤ x ≤ 2 3. 1 ≤ x ≤ 3 4. -1 ≤ x ≤ 3 18. #### CAT 2019 Question Paper Slot 2 - Exponents & Powers If 5x – 3y = 13438 and 5x-1 + 3y+1 = 9686 , then x+y equals [TITA] ###### Best CAT Online Coaching Try upto 40 hours for free Learn from the best! ###### Best Indore IPM & Rohtak IPM CoachingSignup and sample 9 full classes for free. Register now! ###### Already have an Account? ###### CAT Coaching in ChennaiCAT 2021Enroll at 49,000/- 44,000/- Online Classroom Batches Starting Now! ###### Best CAT Coaching in ChennaiPrices slashed by Rs 4000/- Attend a Demo Class ## CAT Preparation Online | CAT Arithmetic Videos On YouTube #### Other useful sources for Arithmetic Question | Logarithms and Exponents Sample Questions ##### Where is 2IIM located? 2IIM Online CAT Coaching A Fermat Education Initiative, 58/16, Indira Gandhi Street, Kaveri Rangan Nagar, Saligramam, Chennai 600 093 ##### How to reach 2IIM? Phone:$91) 44 4505 8484
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