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Relation between integration and differentiation?

  1. Feb 13, 2015 #1
    relation between integration and differentiation ?
    how is instantaneous slope(differentiation) related to area under the curve(integration) ?

    thank you!!
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  3. Feb 13, 2015 #2


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  4. Feb 13, 2015 #3
    How about this video?

  5. Feb 13, 2015 #4


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    Within the first 1 and a half minutes, the caption shown told the whole idea: We found slope by subtracting heights. That makes the area function easier to understand and for how it is used to instruct the meaning of integration.
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