## when integrated 1/y^2 becomes -1/y why is this?

when integrated 1/y^2 becomes -1/y why is this?
 If you mean integrating with respect to y, try taing the derivative of -1/y.
 i still don't understand

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## when integrated 1/y^2 becomes -1/y why is this?

 Quote by daveb If you mean integrating with respect to y, try taing the derivative of -1/y.
 Quote by escobar147 i still don't understand
daveb is asking you to find this derivative:
$$\frac{d}{dy}\left(\frac{-1}{y}\right)$$

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