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Homework Help: Integration of 1/4(x-2)

  1. Feb 27, 2015 #1
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    3. The attempt at a solution
    i got ln(x-2) but not sure what to do with the 4
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  3. Feb 27, 2015 #2


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    Use ##\int kf(x)~dx = k\int f(x)~dx##. And don't forget the constant of integration.
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  4. Feb 27, 2015 #3


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    @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.
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