Introducing integration

IB Maths: Analysis & Approaches: Introducing integration

There are two approaches to introducing integration. One is its application to computing area and, by extension, volume and length; and the second is that it is the inverse operation of differentiation whereby we can determine a function that has a given rate of change. Which of these is the best way to introduce integration? This a critical question to think about before starting integral calculus with your students....

To access the entire contents of this site, you need to log in or subscribe to it.

You can also request a Free trial or check the blog (which is also free)

All materials on this website are for the exclusive use of teachers and students at subscribing schools for the period of their subscription. Any unauthorised copying or posting of materials on other websites is an infringement of our copyright and could result in your account being blocked and legal action being taken against you.