1. Sep 13, 2006

genius2687

What exactly does that term mean? I thought it meant getting some quantity in the form of an integral, but I can't be sure.

2. Sep 14, 2006

mathman

Yes! Quadrature is synonomous with integration.

3. Sep 14, 2006

arildno

It is a stupid term for integration only peacocks wave about with.

4. Sep 14, 2006

CRGreathouse

It generally means numeric integration, used for cases where closed-form solutions may be hard to find.