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My question is how to handle absolute values in integrals. For instance I had this in my homework today:

[tex] \int_{-10}^{10} |t|e^{-2|t|}dt [/tex]

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The answer to the problem without absolute values would be easy given that it is in the integral table... If it were integrated from 0 to 10 it would be easy also. I would just take away the absolute value signs and integrate from -10 to 10. But what do you do when it already is from -10 to 10?

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# Homework Help: How to handle aboslute values in integrals

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