# Approaching $\ln x$

by James V. Peters (Long Island University)

College Mathematics Journal
March, 2005

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

The integral $\int_{1}^{x} t^{-1+1/n} dt$ is shown to converge to $\ln x$.

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