Definition of Exponential equation

1. Noun. An equation involving exponential functions of a variable.

Generic synonyms: Equation

Definition of Exponential equation

1. Noun. (mathematics) A type of equation which includes a variable located in the exponent; for example, $e^x = 1\,$. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Exponential Equation

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Literary usage of Exponential equation

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. College Algebra by Henry Lewis Rietz, Arthur Robert Crathorne (1919)
"An equation which, involves the unknown or unknowns in the exponents is often called an exponential equation. Thus, 2' = 16 is an exponential equation in x. ..."

2. The Mathematical Theory of Investment by Ernest Brown Skinner (1913)
"An equation in which the unknown number occurs as an exponent is called an exponential equation. The simplest form of an exponential equation is given by ..."

3. A Scrap-book of Elementary Mathematics: Notes, Recreations, Essays by William Frank White (1908)
"... AN exponential equation. The chain-letters, once so numerous, are now—it is to be hoped—obsolete. In the form that was probably most common, ..."

4. A Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art: Comprising the Definitions and by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox (1867)
"exponential equation. An equation which involves terms wherein the unknown ... The simplest form of exponential equation is n* = b ; one of its solutions is ..."