Ubuntu 16.04 Create a cron.log File To Log crontab Logs

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I am a new Ubuntu Linux 16.04 user. How do I verify that my cron job is executing? I am unable to find /var/log/cron.log file. Where is the cron log file on Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS server or above?


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