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Comment author: Misanthropist 18 January 2008 01:42:14AM 0 points [-]

Taking the principal determination for the log, find the error.

log[x^2] = log[ (-x)^2)]

2 log[x] = 2 log[-x]

log [x] = log [-x]

log[x] - log[-x] = 0

log[1] - log[-1] = 0

0 - iPi = 0

iPi = 0