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Riemann Sums

Philippe B. Laval

Philippe B. Laval

Kennesaw State University

[email protected]

This applet allows the user to experiment with Riemann sums. It can also be used to approximate definite integrals or find upper and lower bounds to the exact value of a definite integral, using Riemann sums.


  • Experiment with Riemann sums.
  • Approximate definite integrals using Riemann sums.


Browsers: Should work with a generic browser

Plugins: Java

Operating Systems : Linux or other *NIX flavors, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows XP

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Philippe B. Laval, "Riemann Sums," Convergence (June 2004)