# why I can not get a numerical answer by show(integral(x^x,x,1,2))

show(integral(x^x,x,1,2))

1

You can use `numerical_integral`

instead of `integral`

```
numerical_integral(x^x,1,2)
```

or explicitly order a numerical answer

```
integral(x^x,x,1,2).n()
```

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Asked: ** 2016-11-18 03:34:19 +0200 **

Seen: **2,075 times**

Last updated: **Nov 18 '16**

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