integration and defferentiation

January 6, 2012 4:12am CST
guy i have a doubt, "" defferentiation used for finding slpe of a curve and integration is used for finding the area """ is this statement is true or false ???? if false what is correct statement ???
2 responses
@owlwings (39611)
• Cambridge, England
6 Jan 12
Differentiation gives the formula which defines the slope of a curve at any given point; integration calculates the area under a curve (usually between given points).
@mahanthi (28)
6 Jan 12
Integration is generally means combining parts together to make it a whole. Differentiation is generally means breaking up of the parts of a whole body