# Integration of 1/4(x-2)

1. Feb 27, 2015

### truffle42

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution
i got ln(x-2) but not sure what to do with the 4

2. Feb 27, 2015

### LCKurtz

Use $\int kf(x)~dx = k\int f(x)~dx$. And don't forget the constant of integration.

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3. Feb 27, 2015

### Staff: Mentor

@truffle42, as written, your problem is ambiguous -- "integration of 1/4(x - 2)"

Due to the order of operations, what you wrote is $\frac 1 4 (x - 2)$, surely not what you meant.