Archimedes’ Quadrature of a parabola states that the volume enclosed between a line and a parabola is four-thirds the volume of the largest inscribed triangle that can be drawn in that same region.
What other methods of numerical integration do you know of?
The idea for this post came from my other half, who wanted me to post about numerical integration. Thank you Ces <3
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This is the NGC 595 it is a gigantic region of ionised hydrogen in the Triangulum Galaxy, about three million light-years away, the nebula was discovered by the German astronomer Heinrich Ludwig d'Arrest on 1 October 1864. ———————————— — PC; NASA / ESA / & M. Durban ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ — i get my wisdom teeth out today let’s hop the process goes as smoothly as everyone tells me