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A Calculation of \(\int_{0}^{\infty} e^{-{x^2}} dx\)

by Alberto L. Delgado (Bradley University)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
September, 2003

Subject classification(s): Calculus
Applicable Course(s): 3.1 Mainstream Calculus I

The familiar integral of statistics is calculated using shells and disks.

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
One-Variable Calculus | Infinite Limits: Function Values and Integrals
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