Re: Simple question or how Mathematica getting on my nerves.

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg45807] Re: Simple question or how Mathematica getting on my nerves.*From*: Harold.Noffke at wpafb.af.mil (Harold Noffke)*Date*: Mon, 26 Jan 2004 01:53:11 -0500 (EST)*References*: <butdvt$9se$1@smc.vnet.net> <bv006g$jc9$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Bob: In your reply to George you wrote ... > Although NIntegrate works without explicitly increasing the precision. > So the precision is impacted by the sequencing of the calculations. > > NIntegrate[k[f], {f, 0.6214, 0.5242}] > > -0.139838 Can you explain what you meant by "sequencing of the calculations"? I calculated the integral shown above after restarting Mathematica, and I obtained the answer shown above. Regards, Harold