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DIKHUNELOG
 3 years ago
what is the intergral of 0?
DIKHUNELOG
 3 years ago
what is the intergral of 0?

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TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2better yet, let me convince you what is the physical representation of the integral from x=a to x=b ?

erica.d
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i don't know much about integrals but i know they represent sum of anything so how could we sum up zero

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2that is one convincing argument^

honey26
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There is nothing like integral of zero.You should mention with respect to which you are integrating it.If it is the integration of 0 with respect to ,say some dt,then its value is a constant.in the case of integral of zero with anything gives us a constant.

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the integral of zero is asking about the area under the curve f(x)=0 what is the area under the line y=0 ?

erica.d
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@TuringTest is it ...lol..i am in 9th grade..but love sign of integral lol

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well your explanation is quite valid :) As I side note, I always loved the symbol of the integral as well ;)

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@honey26 your explanation is not right, you are describing the integral of 1

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the integral of zero has a meaning: the area under the curve of y=0, or the sum of all the y values in some interval as @erica.d said, which is 0+0+0+0+0....=0 so there are two ways to see that the answer is zero

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2sorry, what I said is only for definite integrals, I think I see your point now @honey26

honey26
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yah,it is true that integral of zero means area under the line y=0 but indefinite integral of 1 with respect to dt gives us t but not a constant,right.

erica.d
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1does indefinite integral represent sum @TuringTest i guess No :)

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yes it does represent a sum actually the symbol you love so much \[\int\]is in fact a medieval S that stands for "summa"

erica.d
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh thanks for this nugget of wisdom ..... :D

honey26
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0indefinite integral is also a sum but it has no limits like definite integral.

erica.d
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1guys i need to learn it more ::( i feel so stupid here

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2...and that is why the indefinite integral of 0 can be a constant, because \[\int0dx\]asks "what function is 0 the derivative of?" the answer is any constant, (or in multivarible terms, any variable that does not depend on x)

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2if you are in 9th grade @erica.d you are way ahead of where I was back then. I was busy failing algebra, I had to go to summer school ;)

erica.d
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1he he thanks :) i am just curious to solve those complex equation that i have seen on TV

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2you will, I'm sure :D
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