You are here

Limitless Integrals and a New Definition of the Logarithm

by David Shelupsky

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
October, 1995

Subject classification(s): Integration
Applicable Course(s): 4.11 Advanced Calc I, II, & Real Analysis

The value of the integral of xn on [a,b] can be obtained exactly from a Riemann sum in which the evaluation points in partition intervals are cleverly chosen.

A pdf copy of the article can be viewed by clicking below. Since the copy is a faithful reproduction of the actual journal pages, the article may not begin at the top of the first page.

To open this file please click here.

These pdf files are furnished by JSTOR.

Classroom Capsules would not be possible without the contribution of JSTOR.

JSTOR provides online access to pdf copies of 512 journals, including all three print journals of the Mathematical Association of America: The American Mathematical Monthly, College Mathematics Journal, and Mathematics Magazine. We are grateful for JSTOR's cooperation in providing the pdf pages that we are using for Classroom Capsules.

Capsule Course Topic(s):
Average: 2.8 (18 votes)

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED