Solve for x log base x of 12=-1

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Rewrite in exponential form using the definition of a logarithm. If and are positive real numbers and , then is equivalent to .
Solve for
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Rewrite the expression using the negative exponent rule .
Solve for .
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Multiply each term by and simplify.
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Multiply each term in by .
Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Rewrite the equation as .
Divide each term by and simplify.
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Divide each term in by .
Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Divide by .
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Solve for x log base x of 12=-1
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