Mar 12, 2014 Thread starter #1 T tmt Active member Jan 15, 2014 236 for ∫a^x dx, is the answer a^x/ln a or a^x/ln|a| or does it matter? Thanks

Mar 12, 2014 #2 T ThePerfectHacker Well-known member Jan 26, 2012 236 The function $a^x$ is not defined for negative values of $a$. If $a>0$ and $a\not = 1$ then what you wrote is correct without absolute values.

The function $a^x$ is not defined for negative values of $a$. If $a>0$ and $a\not = 1$ then what you wrote is correct without absolute values.