(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Evaluate the integral:

[itex]\int \frac{x^2}{x + 2} dx[/itex]

2. Relevant equations

There aren't any relevant equations...

3. The attempt at a solution

In these type of problems you have to set [itex]u = \text{something}[/itex] so I tried setting [itex]u = x^2[/itex], but then [itex]\text{du} = 2x\text{dx}[/itex] and you can't substitute anything. And if [itex]u = x + 2[/itex] then [itex]\text{du} = 1[/itex] and that's useless.

Also, this problem is from the Swokowski calculus textbook (school starts in two days for me so I'm doing self study )

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# Homework Help: Integral of x^2/(x+2)

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