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Generalized and Lebesgue Integrable Function

I am reading a chapter about "Generalized Riemann Integrals" from Introduction to Real Analysis by Bartle & Sherbert. I have just finished reading section 10.2 which is about "Improper and ...
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Integrals depending upon a parameter

There was an exercise, in my professor's book, asking to prove the continuity of an integral depending upon a parameter. Namely, the hypothesis were: Let $D$ be a measurable subset of $\mathbb{R}^n$, ...
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Integration: Countable Additive Measure?

When considering Bochner's theory of integration one notices that having a countable additive measure rather than merely additive measure is not important, or do I miss something?
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Proving Lebesgue integration result

I have a Lebesgue integration question and a proposed proof. Please advise. Let $\Omega \subset \mathbb{R}^{n}$(denote the boundary as $\partial \Omega$) and consider $$\int_{\partial \Omega} vf ...
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Uniform and integral limit

Let $f_n(x)=n(\sin x)^n \cos x$. Show that the sequence of functions $f_n$ converges to $0$ uniformly on any interval of the form $[0,a]$ where $a<\pi /2$. Show that, for any continuous function ...
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Integral limit of $\sin(x/n)f(x)$

For any $f\in L^1[0,\pi]$, evaluate $n\to \infty \int^\pi_0 n$sin$(x/n)f(x)dx$ My idea is, $n$sin$(x/n)f(x)\to xf(x)$ and it seems that it is increasing sequence. I am not able to show it is ...
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Finding a dominating function for this sequence of functions

Problem: Find the limit $$\lim_{n\to\infty} \int_0^n \left( 1 + \frac{x}{n}\right )^{-n} \log(2 + \cos(x/n))dx$$ and justify your reasoning. My Solution: Let $f_n = \left( 1 + \frac{x}{n}\right ...
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For which $a>0$ does this Lebesgee-integral exist (and is finite) [on hold]

Let $\lambda$ be the Lebesgue-measure over $(\mathbb{R},\mathbb{B})$. Determine, for which $a>0$ the Lebesgue-integral: $$\displaystyle\int_\pi^\infty \left(\frac{\sin x}{x}\right)^{a}\text{ ...
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Functions with every point being a Lebesgue point

For a locally integrable function $f$ a point $x$ is a Lebesgue point if the integral averages of deviations from $f(x)$ over balls centered at $x$ converge to $0$ as the balls shrink to the point. ...
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Lebesgue integration; convergence in measure [closed]

Suppose ${f_n}$ is a sequence of measurable real functions on $[0,1]$ and $\int f_n^2 \leq 1 \: \forall n$. Further, suppose $f_n \to 0$ in measure. Show $\int f_n \to 0$.
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Assume that $ f ∈ L([a, b])$ and $\int x^nf(x)dx=0$ for $n=0,1,2…$.

Assume that $ f ∈ L([a, b])$ and $\int x^nf(x)dx=0$ for $n=0,1,2...$. Prove $f=0$ a.e. Since there exist polynomials going to f almost everywhere all I would need to do is bring the limit in to ...
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Group of Unitaries: Strong Continuity

Let $\mathcal{L}^2(\mathbb{R})$ be the the Hilbert space of square integrable functions, shortly $\mathcal{L}^2$. Consider the group of unitaries: $$U:\mathbb{R}\to ...
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If $f:[0,1]\to\mathbb{R}$ is an integrable function, prove the following:

If $f:[0,1]\to\mathbb{R}$ is an integrable function, prove the following: $\displaystyle\lim_{h\to0}\int_{[0,1]}\frac{|1+h\cdot f(t)|-1}{h}dm(t)=\int_{[0,1]}f(t)dm(t)$ I don't even know where to get ...
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Determining whether an uncountable set of integral equations yield a unique solution

I am interested in the set of numbers $\alpha>0$ for which there exists a function $g:\mathbb{R}\to[0,1]$ satisfying $$ \forall r\in \mathbb{R} \qquad f(r) = \int\limits_\mathbb{R}\! g(\alpha ...
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The applicability of the Dominated Convergence theorem on the real line

Let $f_n(x)=\frac{1}{n}\chi_{[0,n]}(x)$, $x\in\mathbb{R}$, $n\in\mathbb{N}$ and $\chi$ is the characteristic/indicator function. Now it is clear that $f_n\rightarrow 0$, but in the text I am using it ...
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Proposed proof Lebesgue integration question

I just want to confirm the following proof: Consider a function $u: \Omega \rightarrow \mathbb{R}$ where $\Omega \subset \mathbb{R}^{n}$ and $u \in C^{2}(\bar{\Omega})$. Let $a_{jk}$ be smooth ...
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For a real valued function $f(x,y)$ on $\mathbb{R}^2$ which is in $L_2$, show that $f(x+ε,y+ε) → f(x,y)$ in $L_2$ when $ε → 0.$ [duplicate]

For a real valued function $f(x,y)$ on $\mathbb{R}^2$ which is in $L_2$, show that $f(x+ε,y+ε) → f(x,y)$ in $L_2$ when $ε → 0.$ Not sure how to go about this problem. I tried Fubini. But that ...
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For $k ∈ \mathbb{Z}$ and for $x ∈ [k/n, (k + 1)/n)$ set $g_n(x) = n\int_{k/n}^{\frac{k + 1}{n}}f(x)dx$.

Let $f ∈ L_1(\mathbb{R}).$ For $n ∈ \mathbb{N}$ define the function $g_n :\mathbb{R}→\mathbb{R}$ as follows. For $k ∈ \mathbb{Z}$ and for $x ∈ [k/n, (k + 1)/n)$ set $g_n(x) = n\int_{k/n}^{\frac{k + ...
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Finding a sequence of functions with no dominating function

Problem: Give an example of a sequence of non-negative functions $f_n$ tending to $0$ pointwise such that $\int f_n \to 0$, but there is no integrable function $g$ such that $f_n \leq g$ for all $n$. ...
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What is the proper definition of cylinder sets?

in class we defined the terminal $\sigma$-algebra for a sequence of random variables $(X_i)$ with $X_i:\Omega \rightarrow \mathbb{R}$ as $G_{\infty}:=\bigcap_i G_i$, with ...
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Show that $\lim_{x→0+ } x^{−1/2}f(x)$ exists and determine the value of this limit.

Let $f : [0,1] → \mathbb{R}$ be absolutely continuous, satisfy $f(0) = 0$ and $f′ ∈ L_2([0,1]).$ Show that $\lim_{x→0+ } x^{−1/2}f(x)$ exists and determine the value of this limit. From absolute ...
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Integral change that I don't understand

If $f(t)$ is a Probability density function of a positive RV. $\int_0^\infty\int_x^{\infty}f(t)dtdx$ Using fubini theorem should become $\int_0^\infty\int_0^{t}f(t)dxdt$ But why? Surely the answer ...
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Approximation of integration by simple functions.

Let $f: \Omega\longrightarrow \mathbb{R}$ be a Lebesgue integrable function. Does $$ s_n=\sum_{-\infty}^\infty\frac{k}{2^n}\lambda\left\{\frac{k}{2^n}<f\leq \frac{k+1}{2^n}\right\} $$ ...
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Partial integration for lebesgue integrable functions

I want to show the following: Let be two Lebesgue integrable functions given: $f,g:[a,b] \rightarrow \mathbb R$. We define the functions: $$F,G: [a,b] \rightarrow \mathbb R : F(x)=\int_{[a,x]}^ \! ...
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Limit of an integral, as the measure of the region of integration approaches zero

Hi everyone: Let $f$ be a function defined on on open set $D$ of $\mathbb{R}^{N}$, $(n\geq1)$. Suppose that $(\Omega_{\varepsilon})$ is a family of measurable sets in $D$ such that ...
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Prove that $\lim_{x\to y} \frac{d(x, F )}{|x−y|} = 0$ for a.e. $y \in F$.

Let $F \subset \mathbb{R}$ be a closed set and define the distance from $x \in \mathbb{R}$ to $F$ by $d(x,F)= \inf_{y \in F} |x−y|.$ Prove that $$\lim_{x\to y} \frac{d(x, F )}{|x−y|} = 0$$ for a.e. ...
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Why is any continous function integrable?

He Everyone, For my Real Analysis course, I have a (probably very simple) problem, which I do not seem to get. Given: $f,g$ integrable functions with respect to measure $\lambda$ over the interval ...
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Let $\{f_n\}^∞_{n=1} ⊂ L_2(μ)$ be a sequence of functions such that $∥f_n∥_2 ≤ 1.$

Let $(X,A,μ)$ be a finite measure space. Let $\{f_n\}^∞_{n=1} ⊂ L_2(μ)$ be a sequence of functions such that $∥f_n∥_2 ≤ 1.$ a.) Prove that if $f_n → 0$ in measure, then $f_n → 0$ in $L_1(μ).$ b.) If ...
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Show $\lim_{n_\rightarrow \infty}\int_0^\infty ne^{-\frac{2n^2x^2}{x + 1}}dx = \infty$

As part of an analysis qual problem, I am having a hard time showing that $\lim_{n_\rightarrow \infty}\int_0^\infty ne^{-\frac{2n^2x^2}{x + 1}}dx = \infty$. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance. I ...
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Interpretation of a tail event

I am currently reading about tail events wikipedia. And I was wondering: Where does the interpretation come from that events in this sigma algebra are independent from the behaviour of any finite set ...
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Proof the that compact support is a vector space

Currently I am studying for my exam of Real Analysis, however there is one thing that I do not seem to get. Given: $$ Supp(f):=\overline{\{x\in\mathbb{R}^n:f(x)\neq 0\}} $$ the support of $f$. If the ...
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example concerning Lusin's theorem

Is there any example satisfying the following: $f$ is a measurable function on $\mathbb{R}^n$ with lebesgue measure $\lambda$. For any subset $N\subseteq\mathbb{R}^N$ with $\lambda(N)=0$, ...
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How to show convergence in distribution

Let $([0,1],B,\lambda)$ (B Borel Sigma-algebra) and $\lambda$ the Lebesgue measure. I want to show that this sequence converges in distribution. $$X_n(\omega)= \left(\begin{matrix} 1, & ...
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an argument that strengthen Lusin's theorem

Let $f$ be a measurable function on a subset $E$ of $\mathbb{R}^n$. Lusin's theorem states that for any $\epsilon>0$, there exists a measurable subset $F$ such that $F$ open in $E$, ...
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Let $f ∈ L_1((0,1)),$ and define $g : (0,1) → \mathbb{R}$ by $g(x)= \int^1_x \frac{f(t)}{t}dt$ [duplicate]

Let $f ∈ L_1((0,1)),$ and define $g : (0,1) → \mathbb{R}$ by $g(x)= \int^1_x \frac{f(t)}{t}dt$ Prove that $g ∈ L_1((0, 1)).$ Some help would be awesome. I tried doing this directly from definition ...
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Suppose there are constants $K > 0$ and $p > 1$ such that $μ\{x∈X : |f(x)|>M\}< \frac{K}{M^p}$ for all $M >0.$

Let $f$ be a measurable function on a measure space $(X,μ),$ where $μ$ is a finite measure. Suppose there are constants $K > 0$ and $p > 1$ such that $μ\{x∈X : |f(x)|>M\}< \frac{K}{M^p}$ ...
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Show that $lim_{R\rightarrow \infty}\int^R_0 \frac{\sin x}{x} dx= \frac{\pi}{2}$. [duplicate]

I came across this qualifying exam problem and wasn't sure what to do. Using techniques of real analysis (as opposed to complex analysis) show that $lim_{R\rightarrow \infty}\int^R_0 \frac{\sin x}{x} ...
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Why is $fg$ integrable w.r.t. a probability measure if $f,g$ are Lebesgue integrable?

In one of the proofs, my text mentions that if $f,g$ are Lebesgue integrable then $fg$ is integrable with respect to a probability measure. I guess I have missed something, since it doesn't look ...
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Is there an analogue of Lebesgue’s Dominated Convergence Theorem for a net $ (f_{\alpha})_{\alpha \in A} $ of measurable functions?

Is there an analogue of Lebesgue’s Dominated Convergence Theorem for a net $ (f_{\alpha})_{\alpha \in A} $ of measurable functions defined on a measure space $ (\Omega,\Sigma,\mu) $, where the index ...
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Prove that the set $A$ is measurable and find its Lebesgue measure.

Let $A ⊂ [0, 1] × [0, 1]$ be the set of points $(x, y)$ with decimal representations $x = 0.x_1x_2 ..., y = 0.y_1y_2 ...$ such that $x_ny_n = 5$ for all $n ∈ \mathbb{N}.$ Prove that the set $A$ is ...
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Let $E⊂\{(x,y)|0≤x≤1, 0≤y≤x\}, E_x =\{y|(x,y)∈E\}, E^y =\{x|(x,y)∈E\}$ and assume that $m(E_x) ≥ x^3$ for any $x ∈ [0, 1].$

Let $E⊂\{(x,y)|0≤x≤1, 0≤y≤x\}, E_x =\{y|(x,y)∈E\}, E^y =\{x|(x,y)∈E\}$ and assume that $m(E_x) ≥ x^3$ for any $x ∈ [0, 1].$ (a) Prove that there exists $y ∈ [0,1]$ such that $m(E^y) ≥ \frac{1}{4}.$ ...
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Prove that $\sup_n |T_n f(x)|<\infty,$ for a.a. $x$ for every $f \in L^1(R)$.

Denote $K(x)=\frac{1}{\sqrt{|x|}\cdot(1+x^2)}$ and $K_n(x)=nK(xn), n\in\mathbb{N}$. For $f\in L^1(R),$ define $T_nf(x)=\int_R K_n(x-y)f(y)\, dy.$ Prove or disprove that for every $f\in L^1(R), ...
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Construct a function $F : X → \mathbb{R}$ such that $F ∈ L_p(μ)$ for all $p > 1,$ but $F \notin L_1(μ).$

Let $(X,A,μ)$ be a $σ$-finite measure space with $μ(X) = ∞.$ Construct a function $F : X → \mathbb{R}$ such that $F ∈ L_p(μ)$ for all $p > 1,$ but $F \notin L_1(μ).$ I could easily do this if I ...
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Show that $\lim _{r \to 0} \|T_rf−f\|_{L_p} =0.$

I am having a hard time with the following real analysis qual problem. Any help would be awesome. Thanks. Suppose that $f \in L^p(\mathbb{R}),1\leq p< + \infty.$ Let $T_r(f)(t)=f(t−r).$ Show ...
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Let $f ∈ L_1([0,1])$ be a function such that $\int_E f(x)dx = 0$ for any measurable set $E ⊂ [0,1]$ of Lebesgue measure $0.99.$

Let $f ∈ L_1([0,1])$ be a function such that $\int_E f(x)dx = 0$ for any measurable set $E ⊂ [0,1]$ of Lebesgue measure $0.99.$ Prove that $f = 0$ a.e. Not sure how to start this question. Any ...
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Suppose $f : [0,1] → R$ satisfies $f(x) − f(y) < x − y$ for all $x,y ∈ [0,1],x > y.$

Suppose $f : [0,1] → R$ satisfies $f(x) − f(y) < x − y$ for all $x,y ∈ [0,1],x > y.$ Show that $f′$ exists almost everywhere on $[0, 1]$ or give a counterexample. Not really sure how to go ...
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One dimensional integrals in Green's theorem

I am trying to understand Green's theorem, but the problem is I don't know what is the definition of the integrals in the theorem. This is the expression that one proves to hold with some assumption ...
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Prove that for any measurable set $A ⊆ \mathbb{R}$ $\int_A g_n dm → \int_A f dm.$ [duplicate]

Let $f, g_1, g_2 . . . ∈ L_1(\mathbb{R})$ be non-negative functions. Assume that $g_n → f$ a.e. and $\int_\mathbb{R} g_n dm = \int_{\mathbb{R}} f dm$. Prove that for any measurable set $A ⊆ ...
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$m(E∩I)≥αm(I)$ for all intervals $I⊂[0,1].$ Prove that $m(E) = 1.$

Let $E$ be a measurable subset of $[0, 1].$ Assume there is a constant $α > 0$ such that $m(E∩I)≥αm(I)$ for all intervals $I⊂[0,1].$ (Here $m(·)$ denotes Lebesgue measure.) Prove that $m(E) = 1.$ ...
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Prove that $\int|f − g| = \int_{-\infty}^{\infty} μ(F_t △ G_t) dt.$

Let $f$ and $g$ be integrable functions on a measure space $(X,Σ,μ).$ For each $t ∈ \mathbb{R},$ consider the sets $F_t =\{x∈X :f(x)>t\}, G_t =\{x∈X :g(x)>t\}.$ Prove that $\int|f − g| = ...