11284
EXPLORE
LATEST
ABOUT
AUTHORING AREA
PARTICIPATE
Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
Multiplication by Adding Logs
Drag the orange locators with
coordinates
and
. The parallelogram adds the logarithms of
and
. The line parallel to the
axis intersects the graph of the logarithm at the point with
coordinate
.
Contributed by:
George Beck
THINGS TO TRY
Drag Locators
SNAPSHOTS
PERMANENT CITATION
"
Multiplication by Adding Logs
" from
the Wolfram Demonstrations Project
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/MultiplicationByAddingLogs/
Contributed by:
George Beck
Share:
Embed Interactive Demonstration
New!
Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site.
More details »
Download Demonstration as CDF »
Download Author Code »
(preview »)
Files require
Wolfram
CDF Player
or
Mathematica
.
Related Demonstrations
More by Author
The Log Normal Distribution
Chris Boucher
Morphing from Plot to Log Plot
José Luis Gómez-Muñoz
Slide Rule
George Beck
Minimal and Maximal Surfaces Generated by the Holomorphic Function log(z)
Georgi Ganchev and Radostina Encheva
Tangent Lines to Exponential and Logarithmic Functions through the Origin
Soledad María Sáez Martínez and Félix Martínez de la Rosa
Exploration versus Consumption
Michael Schreiber
Non-logarithmic Slide Rule
Izidor Hafner
Circular Slide Rule
Izidor Hafner
Farris Wheels
Daniel de Souza Carvalho
Newton's Law of Cooling
Jeff Bryant
Related Topics
Exponential Functions
High School Algebra II and Trigonometry
High School Mathematics
Browse all topics
Related Curriculum Standards
US Common Core State Standards, Mathematics
HSF-BF.B.5
HSF-LE.A.4
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have
Mathematica Player
or
Mathematica 7+