I want to integrat x^-2 between -1 to 1. The answer shouldn't exist (should probably be something divided by 0) because the area is infinite between -1 to 1. But I integrate, and I get -x^-1 from -1 to 1. I then plug the bounds in and I get: [-(1)^-1] - [-(-1)^-1] which is -1 -1 or -2. What am I doing wrong?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# What am I doing wrong with this simple integral?

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