The only way i can see to solve this would be to use partial fractions, but that would take a really long time. Is there another way?
Hello, twoteenine!
Just for fun, I integrated it by parts.
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Technically, we're done,
. . but most textbooks simplify the answer beyond all recognition.
Factor:
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