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Using the Area under a Curve to Compute a Limit
The area of the orange region is
, therefore
.
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Soledad Mª Sáez Martínez
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Félix Martínez de la Rosa
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Reference: J. H. Mathews, "A Geometric Proof of
,"
The College Mathematics Journal
,
23
(3), 1992 pp. 209–210.
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and
Félix Martínez de la Rosa
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