Ch 27: Saxon Calculus: Numerical Approximation of Definite Integrals

About This Chapter

The Numerical Approximation of Definite Integrals chapter of this Saxon Calculus Companion Course aligns with the same chapter in the Saxon Calculus textbook. These simple and fun video lessons are about five minutes long and help you learn the essential lessons about how to approximate definite integrals.

How It Works:

  • Find the lesson within this chapter that corresponds to what you're studying in the Numerical Approximation of Definite Integrals chapter of your textbook.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the calculus concepts you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quiz after watching each video lesson to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material, or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the calculus topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Calculating definite integrals using Riemann Sums
  • Explanation of the trapezoid rule
  • Approximating definite integrals using technology
  • How to approximate definite integrals with Taylor series

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Chapter Practice Exam
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