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Definite Integral [help]

by mckallin
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mckallin
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Jan23-08, 02:56 AM
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hello, can anyone help me how to complete the following definite integral? Thanks!!
∫ (x^2)*sqrt(7 x + 9) dx (From 0 to 1)
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Jan23-08, 03:23 AM
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Try the substitution

[tex]\sqrt{7x+9}=y[/tex]
mckallin
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Jan23-08, 11:19 AM
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sorry, I still can't figure out it, can you give me some more detail? thanks a lot .

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Jan23-08, 11:23 AM
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Definite Integral [help]

If [itex]y= \sqrt{7x+ 9}[/itex], what is dx (in terms of dy and y)? What is x in terms of y? (So you can substitute for that x2.)
mckallin
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Jan23-08, 11:59 AM
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I got it, thanks for help!! ^-^


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