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First, note that <math>2002 = 11 \cdot 13 \cdot 14</math>. | First, note that <math>2002 = 11 \cdot 13 \cdot 14</math>. | ||
− | Using the fact that for any base we have <math>\log a + \log b = \log ab</math>, we get that <math>N = \log_{2002} (11^2 \cdot 13^2 \cdot 14^2) = \log_{2002} 2002^2 = \boxed{2}</math>. | + | Using the fact that for any base we have <math>\log a + \log b = \log ab</math>, we get that <math>N = \log_{2002} (11^2 \cdot 13^2 \cdot 14^2) = \log_{2002} 2002^2 = \boxed{(D) 2}</math>. |
== See Also == | == See Also == | ||
{{AMC12 box|year=2002|ab=A|num-b=13|num-a=15}} | {{AMC12 box|year=2002|ab=A|num-b=13|num-a=15}} |
Revision as of 00:12, 2 July 2013
Problem
For all positive integers , let . Let . Which of the following relations is true?
Solution
First, note that .
Using the fact that for any base we have , we get that .
See Also
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