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

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

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