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invariance of formula for surface integration with respect to area under change of variables

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First, we can use the chain rule for Jacobians to see how one of the terms in parentheses transforms:
 $$\frac{\partial (x, y)}{\partial (u, v)} =  \frac{\partial (x, y)}{\partial (u', v')} \frac{\partial (u', v')}{\partial (u, v)}$$
 A similar story holds for the other two factors.  Combining them, we conclude that
 $$\sqrt{ \left(  \frac{\partial (x,y)}{\partial (u,v)} \right)^2 +  \left( \frac{\partial (y,z)}{\partial (u,v)} \right)^2 + \left( \frac{\partial (z,x)}{\partial (u,v)} \right)^2 } =$$
$$\sqrt{ \left(  \frac{\partial (x,y)}{\partial (u',v')} \frac{\partial (u', v')}{\partial (u, v)} \right)^2  +  \left( \frac{\partial (y,z)}{\partial (u',v')} \frac{\partial (u', v')}{\partial (u, v)} \right)^2 + \left( \frac{\partial (z,x)}{\partial (u',v')} \frac{\partial (u', v')}{\partial (u, v)} \right)^2 } =$$
 $$\frac{\partial (u', v')}{\partial (u, v)} \sqrt{ \left(  \frac{\partial (x,y)}{\partial (u',v')} \right)^2 +  \left( \frac{\partial (y,z)}{\partial (u',v')} \right)^2 + \left( \frac{\partial (z,x)}{\partial (u',v')} \right)^2 }$$

Since the factor in parentheses in front of the square root is the Jacobi determinant, we can apply the rule change of variables in multidimensional integrals to conclude that
 $$\int f(u,v) \sqrt{ \left(  \frac{\partial (x,y)}{\partial (u,v)} \right)^2 +  \left( \frac{\partial (y,z)}{\partial (u,v)} \right)^2 + \left( \frac{\partial (z,x)}{\partial (u,v)} \right)^2 } \> du \, dv = $$
 $$\int f(u',v') \sqrt{ \left(  \frac{\partial (x,y)}{\partial (u',v')} \right)^2 +  \left( \frac{\partial (y,z)}{\partial (u',v')} \right)^2 + \left( \frac{\partial (z,x)}{\partial (u',v')} \right)^2 } \> du' \, dv',$$
which shows that our formula gives the same answer for $\int_S f(u,v) \, d^2 A$, no matter how we choose to parameterize $S$.
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