You are here

Parametric Integration Techniques

by Aurel J. Zajta (University of Houston-Downtown) and Sudhir K. Goel (Valdosta State College)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
December, 1989

Subject classification(s): Calculus | Single Variable Calculus | Integration
Applicable Course(s): 3.2 Mainstream Calculus II | 4.11 Advanced Calc I, II, & Real Analysis

A definite integral involving a parameter is an equation in that parameter. Differentiating both sides can yield new integrals.

A pdf copy of the article can be viewed by clicking below. Since the copy is a faithful reproduction of the actual journal pages, the article may not begin at the top of the first page.

To open this file please click here.

These pdf files are furnished by JSTOR.

Classroom Capsules would not be possible without the contribution of JSTOR.

JSTOR provides online access to pdf copies of 512 journals, including all three print journals of the Mathematical Association of America: The American Mathematical Monthly, College Mathematics Journal, and Mathematics Magazine. We are grateful for JSTOR's cooperation in providing the pdf pages that we are using for Classroom Capsules.

Capsule Course Topic(s):
One-Variable Calculus | Integration Methods
One-Variable Calculus | Differentiation: General Applications
Average: 3 (72 votes)