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How to solve this integral?

  1. Oct 15, 2006 #1
    How does one solve this integral?
    \int {x * \left( {\sin x} \right)} ^{ - 1} dx
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    By numerical means, i would presume.
  5. Oct 15, 2006 #4
    I would appreciate some sincere responses on how to solve it, by hand.
  6. Oct 15, 2006 #5


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    You were given two "sincere" responses. The "anti-derivative" of that is not an "elementary" function. According to the web-site Zelos gave you that involves the "Li" function.
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