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 one year ago
The area under the curve of y=1/x from x=a to x=5 is approximately 0.916 where 1<=a<5. Using your calculator, find a.
 one year ago
The area under the curve of y=1/x from x=a to x=5 is approximately 0.916 where 1<=a<5. Using your calculator, find a.

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yakeyglee
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hint: this means\[\int_a^5 \frac{dx}{x} \approx 0.916.\]What is the left hand side equal to?

Bladerunner1122
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I understand that much but I'm not sure where to go from there.

yakeyglee
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hint 2: \[\int \frac{dx}{x} = \lnx + C.\]Can you take it from there?

Bladerunner1122
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OH!!! gotcha. Thanks! :)
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