Mesh Size

When a closed interval [a,b] is partitioned by points a<x_1<x_2<...<x_(n-1)<b, the lengths of the resulting intervals between the points are denoted Deltax_1, Deltax_2, ..., Deltax_n, and the value maxDeltax_k is called the mesh size of the partition.

See also

Integral, Lower Sum, Riemann Integral, Upper Sum

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Mesh Size." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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