Integration of (x/(x+2))

1. Oct 7, 2007

pinky86

[SOLVED] Integration of (x/(x+2))

I've tried integrating x/(x+2). but seem to be going round in circles. I've tried integrating by parts and it didn't work. i was wondering does anyone know what way to do this.

2. Oct 7, 2007

Hootenanny

Staff Emeritus
Are you trying to differentiate it or integrate it?

3. Oct 7, 2007

pinky86

integrating. sorry

4. Oct 7, 2007

Hootenanny

Staff Emeritus
How about a substitution?

Last edited: Oct 7, 2007
5. Oct 7, 2007

pinky86

nope didn't try that. thank you!!

6. Oct 7, 2007

Hootenanny

Staff Emeritus
No problem, let me know when you get your answer

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