Calculus (3rd Edition)

Published by W. H. Freeman
ISBN 10: 1464125260
ISBN 13: 978-1-46412-526-3

Chapter 7 - Exponential Functions - 7.3 Logarithms and Their Derivatives - Exercises - Page 343: 108



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Using the fact that $\frac{u'}{u}=\ln u $, we have $$\int_1^{e} \frac{1}{x}dx =\ln x|_1^{e}=\ln e-\ln 1=1. $$ where used the properties $\ln e=1$ and $\ln 1=0$.
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