Re: Question about an integral

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54420] Re: Question about an integral*From*: "Steve Luttrell" <steve_usenet at _removemefirst_luttrell.org.uk>*Date*: Sun, 20 Feb 2005 00:09:11 -0500 (EST)*References*: <cv6ssi$6qb$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Version 5.1 (for Windows) gives the correct result with lots of conditions (I assume it's correct; I haven't checked all the conditions). However, you can coax out the result you want thus: Assuming[A>2,Integrate[1/x^2,{x,2,A}]] Steve Luttrell "richard speers" <rspeers at skidmore.edu> wrote in message news:cv6ssi$6qb$1 at smc.vnet.net... > The previous version of Mathematica integrated 1/x^2 from x=2 to x=A > very nicely, giving 1/2-1/A. The new > version won't do the integral. Please help. >