Integer Values

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg8566] Integer Values*From*: Adrean Webb <webb at phyast.nhn.ou.edu>*Date*: Sat, 6 Sep 1997 23:16:28 -0400*Organization*: The University of Oklahoma (USA)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hello. I'm having trouble defining constants in Mathematica as integer values. For example, how do you define a constant C such that Mathematica performs the derivative of x^C as Cx^(C-1)dx? Is this possible? Thanks Adrean