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1. ### colbystephens1 ton statusGMOTM Winner

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so i'm preparing for an exam in calc. and i'm studying the FTOC. my book says:

why is it using "t" in this definition - it seems incorrect, as tho the "t's" should be "x's". any ideas?

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ok - so i looked it up, and i know it is correct in this form, but why?

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You know what that says right... g(x) is the integral of f(t) as t approaches x

Therfore, the derivative of g(x) is the same as f(t) where t=x.

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that makes sense, but it doesn't appear to say that in the equation. oh well. i understand what it means. i guess that's good enough.

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ok. so i was reading my calc book and came across an equation which was the integral of f(u). it made me laugh. so i got to thinking...

what is a general integral of f(u)?

...when someone is an @ss on the road.

any other ideas?

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