(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

It is known that if m[PLAIN]http://www.webassign.net/images/lteq.giff(x)[ATTACH=full]196966[/ATTACH]M [Broken] for a[PLAIN]http://www.webassign.net/images/lteq.gifx[ATTACH=full]196967[/ATTACH]b, [Broken] then the following property of integrals is true.

Use this property to estimate the value of the given integral.

____________ <= <= _____________

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

Honestly, I don't really know what it wants for a solution. I put in two numbers that satisfied the inequality, but it marked it wrong, so I assume it wants some sort of expression. The value of the integral itself is 5pi/4, but other than that I am at a complete loss for how to even begin.

Nevermind, I figured it out... I was overcomplicating it. I didn't realize they were using M and m as a function... I thought they were multiplying it. So m(1) <= 5/(1+1^2) = 5/2, and so-forth.

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# Homework Help: Estimating the value of an integral

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