Can someone show me the steps to finding the integral of (x+1)/(x^2+2x) [ln(x^2+2x)] dx

I'm not sure where to begin because I don't have any integration rules with the lnx

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- Aug 4th 2010, 09:07 PMjohn-1Indefinite Integrals
Can someone show me the steps to finding the integral of (x+1)/(x^2+2x) [ln(x^2+2x)] dx

I'm not sure where to begin because I don't have any integration rules with the lnx - Aug 4th 2010, 09:12 PMpickslides
- Aug 4th 2010, 09:14 PMjohn-1
- Aug 4th 2010, 09:17 PMAlso sprach Zarathustra
The second one, the first on is not so true...

in second integral use integration by parts... - Aug 4th 2010, 09:18 PMjohn-1
could you show me the steps please? I only have the answer with me in my text but no steps

- Aug 4th 2010, 09:54 PMTheCoffeeMachine
Using the substitution , we have:

Therefore . - Aug 5th 2010, 12:31 PMjohn-1
TheCoffeeMachine, in your second step, why did you put (x^2 + 2x) / (x+1)? Where did that come from? mostly confused about 2nd step

- Aug 5th 2010, 12:58 PMAllanCuz
If then

He then subbed this into the integral for dx!