(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I am inquiring as to why integration variables cannot be interpreted using this method:

[tex]\frac{d}{dx} (x^n) = nx^{n - 1}[/tex]

[tex]\int nx^{n - 1} dx = x^n + A[/tex]

[tex]\frac{d^2}{dx^2} (x^n) = n(n - 1)x^{n - 2}[/tex]

[tex]\int n(n - 1)x^{n - 2} dx^2 = x^n + A + Bx[/tex]

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# Invalid Integration Variables

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**