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Estimate the area of the region under the curve y = ln(x) for 1 ≤ x ≤ 5. Use the left-hand rule with n = 50.

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3. The attempt at a solution

Do I really have to do 50 calculations? There has to be a faster way :/ (aside from using the definite integral)

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# Homework Help: Use the Reimann Sum to calculate the area.

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