Integral help

  • Thread starter intervade
  • Start date
  • #1
7
0
gif.latex?\int%20\frac{1}{x^2\sqrt{x^2+4}}dx.gif


So I'm not really sure how to go about this problem. I've attempted letting x = a few things. 4sinx, and 4tanx. Maybe trig substitution is not even the way to go. Could someone push me in the right direction?

Homework Statement





Homework Equations





The Attempt at a Solution

 

Answers and Replies

  • #2
rock.freak667
Homework Helper
6,223
31
Yes x=2tanθ should work. Try it out and post back if you do not get through.
 

Related Threads on Integral help

  • Last Post
Replies
6
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
7
Views
910
  • Last Post
Replies
4
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
966
  • Last Post
Replies
15
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
730
  • Last Post
Replies
4
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
5
Views
2K
Top