January 22nd, 2012, 11:11 AM  #1 
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For the integral of e^(x^4). Wolfram says the answer is the incomplete gamma function, ((x ?(1/4, x^4))/(4 (x^4)^(1/4))) What is the incomplete gamma mean? The question involved is finding volume by revolving the solid bounded by, y=e^(x^2), y=0, x=1, x=1. Round the x axis. thanks 
January 22nd, 2012, 04:15 PM  #2  
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January 23rd, 2012, 08:55 AM  #3 
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If you're squaring the function then you shouldn't get but 

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