# Need help with Improper Integrals

• Dec 4th 2011, 11:25 AM
mkp23
Need help with Improper Integrals
Hey, can anyone help me out with this? I had to miss class due to holidays and now I am so confused! Calc4 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
• Dec 4th 2011, 11:51 AM
skeeter
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Hey, can anyone help me out with this? I had to miss class due to holidays and now I am so confused! Calc4 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Pauls Online Notes : Calculus II - Improper Integrals
• Dec 4th 2011, 07:01 PM
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Hey, can anyone help me out with this? I had to miss class due to holidays and now I am so confused! Calc4 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

If \displaystyle \begin{align*} F(x)\end{align*} is an antiderivative of \displaystyle \begin{align*} f(x) \end{align*}, then

\displaystyle \begin{align*} \int_a^{\infty}{f(x)\,dx} = \lim_{\epsilon \to \infty}\int_a^{\epsilon}{f(x)\,dx} = \lim_{\epsilon \to \infty}F(\epsilon) - F(a) \end{align*}