Science:Math Exam Resources/Courses/MATH103/April 2016/Question 02 (d)
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Question 02 (d) 

Compute the following integral:

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Hint 

Write and consider integrating by parts. 
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Solution 1 

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Please rate my easiness! It's quick and helps everyone guide their studies. We first write and use integration by parts. Thus let and We then have and Applying integration by parts then gives In order to evaluate the resulting integral, we use the substitution obtaining Hence 
Solution 2 

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Please rate my easiness! It's quick and helps everyone guide their studies. We can use the formula for antiderivatives of the inverse of a (continuous, invertible) function ; namely, where is an antiderivative of .
By the Pythagorean identity, we know that so which yields the final answer of 
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