# Help with simple integral

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Mark44
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Could someone please explain to me why this is split into two separate terms?

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Because it's quite a bit simpler to integrate t sin(at) than to integrate (6 - 3t)sin(at). In both cases you need to use integration by parts, but the simpler integrand makes the process easier.

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