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... of (x tan^2 x). i dunno how to do it. pls help

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... of (x tan^2 x). i dunno how to do it. pls help

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Well, what have you tried? This is clearly homework! Try writing tanx in terms of sinx and cosx.

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any ideas?

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But before you do that you should use a trig identity (think of an identity which will give you an easily integratable trig function).

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Good work though :P

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any ideas?

Hint: Do you know an identity for tan

Try using this then integrate by parts. Post your work so we can help you.

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