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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi 123ronnie321;

Welcome to the forum! That is not the correct answer.

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**Raven66****Member**- Registered: 2010-12-10
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Some similar solved examples on integration by substitution are available at http://www.math24.net/change-of-variable.html.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Raven66;

Welcome to the forum! That is a nice site. Some nice stuff on surface integrals there.

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**123ronnie321****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-28
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Second try-

bobbym wrote:

Hi;

Here is an interesting integral done by substitution.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi 123ronnie321,

Yes, how did you solve it?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi 123ronnie321

Sorry, gAr, we were posting at the same time.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi bobbym,

Strange! Sage too couldn't do it.

Looks like the packages do not use the properties of definite integrals.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You know when I posed this was a long time ago. That is exactly what I did too. No one got it for a long time. Very good work!

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Yes, really a long time ago!

Thanks.

A similar kind of problem:

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**123ronnie321****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-28
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Hi bobbym,

Thank you. Nice problem.

Hi gar, Yes that is how i did it too!

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi 123ronnie321,

Okay, good one!

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi everyone

could anyone tell me if this i correct,I'm trying to practice calculating integrals:

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi

here's the fifth problem cuz it couldn't fit into my last one:

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi

seventh problem:

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi

can anyone tell me how to get:

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

How do you integrate sin(u)?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi bobbym

thanks for noticing.i corrected it.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi anonimnystefy,

All are right then.

CAS shows:

Wolframalpha suggests completing the square.

For some problems, you can use partial fractions.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi all

can anyone help me get:

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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anyone?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Have you done IBP?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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no.

but i'm not sure how.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

That looks like it will end up as an integration by parts.

First clean up the interior of the cosine.

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi,

No need to use that!

It's only a constant angle there.

Using substitution would make it simpler.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

the formula will give you

Which cleans up the constant too.

I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.

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