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Long division to solve indefinite integral

  1. May 6, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    how to solve the integral of x^3 - 3x^2 + 4x -9 / x^2 + 3 dx

    2. Relevant equations
    using long division

    3. The attempt at a solution

    x^2 + 3 divided into x^3 - 3x^2 + 4x -9 im not sure
  2. jcsd
  3. May 6, 2010 #2


    Staff: Mentor

    Please use parentheses around the entire numerator and the entire denominator.

    Do you know how to do polynomial division. The quotient should be x + some other stuff.
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