**1. What is the connection between a log function and an exponential function?**

They are inverses.

**2. How are the graphs of y = log _{ a}x and y = a^{x} related?**

They are reflections of one another in the line y = x.

**1. What is the connection between a log function and an exponential function?**

They are inverses.

**2. How are the graphs of y = log _{ a}x and y = a^{x} related?**

They are reflections of one another in the line y = x.