From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
- See also changes related to Logarithm, or pages that link to Logarithm or to this page or whose text .
- Mathematics : The study of quantities, structures, their relations, and changes thereof.
- Elementary function : Mathematical functions built from a finite number of exponentials, logarithms, constants, one variable, and roots of equations through composition and combinations using the four elementary arithmetic operations (+ – × ÷).
- Discrete logarithm : The problem of finding logarithms in a finite field.
- : A fundamental and relatively basic form of algebra taught to students who are presumed to have little or no formal knowledge of mathematics beyond arithmetic.
- Exponent : A mathematical notation used to represent the operation of exponentiation. It is usually written as a superscript on a number or variable, called the base. For example, in the expression, the base is 5 and the exponent is 4.
- Power law : A mathematical relationship between two quantities where one is proportional to a power of the other: that is, of the form where and are constants, with being referred to as the exponent.
- Real number : A limit of the Cauchy sequence of rational numbers.
- John Napier : (1550 – 4 April 1617) The eighth Laird of Merchistoun, a mathematician, physicist, and astrologer.