Another Car, Another Crime—The Second Idea of Calculus—The Integral
Lecture no. 3 from the course: Change and Motion: Calculus Made Clear, 2nd Edition
Taught by Professor Michael Starbird | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
You are kidnapped and driven away in a car. You can't see out the window, but you are able to shoot a videotape of the speedometer. The process by which you can use information about speed to compute the exact location of the car at the end of one hour is the second idea of calculus: the integral.