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Topic: Indefinite integral puzzle
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Craig Feinstein

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Re: Indefinite integral puzzle
Posted: Dec 30, 2010 11:59 AM
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On Dec 30, 10:32 am, wrote:
> On Wed, 29 Dec 2010 10:35:22 -0800 (PST), Craig Feinstein
> <> wrote:

> >Let I(f(x))dx be the indefinite integral of a function f(x). Then what
> >is:

> >I(I(I(I(...)dx)dx)dx)dx ?
>   well, first of all,  what does this mean???
> Give a precise definition!!!

> >Craig- Hide quoted text -
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I(I(I(I(...)dx)dx)dx)dx means that we want the (indefinite) integral
of the integral of the integral of the integral ..... ad infinitum.


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