Jon P. answered • 01/30/15

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Do you mean in terms of a? It's already in terms of a, since a is one of the values in the expression for y,

Or do you mean, write an expression for a?

If you mean that then you would do the following:

y = xe

^{(a/vw)}^{ }Divide both sides by x:

y/x = e

^{(a/vw)}^{ }Take the natural logarithm of both sides:

ln (y/x) = ln e

^{(a/vw)}ln y - ln x = a/vw

Multiply both sides by vw:

vw (ln y - ln x) = a

You can also write this as:

ln ((y/x)

^{vw}) = a
James S.

01/30/15