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    Hi
    Just a question on Integration:

    1) When i integrate a number like 4 what do i get?
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    Quote Originally Posted by taurus View Post
    Hi
    Just a question on Integration:

    1) When i integrate a number like 4 what do i get?
    4x ...if you're integrating with respect to x
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    so its not 4x/x
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    Quote Originally Posted by taurus View Post
    so its not 4x/x
    no. 4x/x = 4 which is what you started with. it is just a rule, when you integrate a constant, just attach the variable you are integrating with respect to on it. if that does not suffice you for a reason, think of 4 as 4(x^0) and use the power rule
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