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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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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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yakeygleeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Hint: this means\[\int_a^5 \frac{dx}{x} \approx 0.916.\]What is the left hand side equal to?
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Bladerunner1122Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I understand that much but I'm not sure where to go from there.
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yakeygleeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Hint 2: \[\int \frac{dx}{x} = \lnx + C.\]Can you take it from there?
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Bladerunner1122Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
OH!!! gotcha. Thanks! :)
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