Wassup peeps. Can anyone clarify the following points to make sure what I know about calculus is correct. Anyway:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

1. A function is defined as the relationship between two variables usually x and y.

2. A differential of a function states the rate of change between these two variables. How the dependent variable changes in regard to changes in the independent variable. Therefore given a continuous function it is possible to differentiate this function to obtain a statement that describes the rate of change between the variables x and y. For example the differential of y=x^2 is y'=2x. Therefore 2x describes how the dependent variable y changes with regards to how the independent variable x changes.

3. This differential can also be seen as the slope of the tangent to a function.

5. The integral and therefore the process of integration is about finding the area under a curve. It has many other uses however this is how an integral can be defined.

3. Integration takes this rate of change, the derivative of the function and outlines a statement that describes the relationship between two variables, therefore a function. It can seen from this integration is the opposite of differentiation and vice-versa

4. Which is shown in the fundamental laws of calculus.

Please correct and explain anything you feel is incorrect. Thanks for your help

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# Can anyone clarify the following points regarding calculus. Please

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