4.2 The Definite Integral

By the end of your studying, you should know:
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Use the pulldown menu to choose the number of subintervals and hence rectangles.
ExamplesWrite the following sum in sigma notation:
Consider the function
Calculate
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QuizExercisesSee Exercises for 4.2 The Definite Integral (PDF).Work online to solve the exercises for this section, or for any other section of the textbook. 
Resources on the WebInformation on NewtonBiographical data from St. Andrew's University's Web site Excerpt from W.W. Rouse Ball's "A Short Account of the History of Mathematics"
Information on Leibniz
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4.1 Modeling Accumulations  Table of Contents  4.3 Properties of the Definite Integral 
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