Definitions for "Logarithmic Scale"
Keywords:  scale, graph, tenfold, exponents, ten
A mathematical scale used for examining the rate of change. The units are based on the power of ten, i.e. 0.1, 1, 10, 100, 1,000, etc. It is useful when the rates under study vary considerably.
Changes graph scale from arithmetic to a logarithmic scale.
a scale based on the fact that powers or exponents of base numbers are added when multiplying and subtracted when dividing; math functions that range over a broad scale of magnitudes are usually graphed with a logarithmic axis
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