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Breaking Up a Logarithm

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If $\log {3} = x$ and $\log {4} = y$, then which of the following describes $\log {12}$, in terms of $x$ and $y$?

A

$xy$

B

$x+y$

C

$x-y$

D

$\cfrac{x}{y}$

E

$\cfrac{y}{x}$