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Why do we use capital F for antiderivative?
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Oct 25, 2013 11:11 AM




Re: Why do we use capital F for antiderivative?
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Oct 25, 2013 10:39 AM


> Why do we use capital F for the antiderivative of f, > instead of simply f? > > Consider the general equation df/dt=g [1]
Perhaps that is the error I made?
It should be dg/dt=f [1]
In which case int(g)=int(f)=F+C (which also equals g, but we are not usually interested in that).
So I think I set up the problem incorrectly.



