# integral calculus

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## integral calculus

n.
The study of integration and its uses, such as in finding volumes, areas, and solutions of differential equations.

## integral calculus

n
(Mathematics) the branch of calculus concerned with the determination of integrals and their application to the solution of differential equations, the determination of areas and volumes, etc. Compare differential calculus
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## in′tegral cal′culus

n.
the branch of mathematics that deals with integration and its use in the solution of differential equations and the determining of areas, volumes, and lengths.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 integral calculus - the part of calculus that deals with integration and its application in the solution of differential equations and in determining areas or volumes etc.math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangementinfinitesimal calculus, calculus - the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions
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Translations

## integral calculus

n (Math) → Integralrechnung f
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## integral calculus

n (Math) → calcolo integrale
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Olivier presents a primer on linear systems and signals for senior undergraduate students and practicing engineers with a working knowledge of circuit theory, linear algebra, differential and integral calculus, ordinary differential equations, and the theory of probability.
Leibniz occupies a prominent place in the history of mathematics, having developed differential and integral calculus independently of Isaac Newton.
A student who has studied both differential and integral calculus of polynomial functions, and defines the function ln(x) using the latter definition, can explore the characteristics of this graph using prior knowledge of calculus concepts.
The goal is for the teacher to see how students' thinking in Integral Calculus have illustrated the connections of concepts and theories in solving problem and exercises, so that students can view themselves as mathematicians (Stenmark, 1994.
In this section, we recall some basic definitions from fractional calculus and some properties of integral calculus which we shall apply to formulate our approach.
This is basically the concept behind today's integral calculus, which was earlier thought to have been developed only in the 14th century in Europe.
Hardy, Notes on some points in the integral calculus, Messenger.
A generation later, the "method of indivisibles" would be transformed into the differential and integral calculus of Leibniz and Newton, revolutionizing the mathematical foundation of the modern scientific landscape.

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