Chapter 6. Logarithms and Exponentials

  1. H. Donald Brooke Jenkins

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch6

Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance

Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance

How to Cite

Jenkins, H. D. B. (2008) Logarithms and Exponentials, in Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch6

Author Information

  1. Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139977

Online ISBN: 9780470697733



  • logarithms;
  • exponentials;
  • thermodynamics;
  • arguments;
  • mole fractions


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Logarithms and Exponentials

  • Taking Logarithms (or Exponentials)

  • Adapting Equations for Special Conditions in Thermodynamics

  • Interpretation of Changes

  • Quadratic Equations