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Re: Why do we use capital F for antiderivative?
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Oct 25, 2013 11:11 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.
Almost got it right.
dF/dt=f [1]
And voila it all works out.



