I need to solve: This integral is beyond my capabilities! This was given to me as challenge by my classmate. According to him the answer is . What should I do to solve it?
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Originally Posted by Ozymandias I need to solve: This integral is beyond my capabilities! This was given to me as challenge by my classmate. According to him the answer is . What should I do to solve it? This is a very tricky question. It is not as difficult as it appears! You will have to recall the properties of definite integrals. Let 1. Use the identity : 2. Use the identity : 3. Add [1] and [2]:
Originally Posted by sbhatnagar This is a very tricky question. It is not as difficult as it appears! You will have to recall the properties of definite integrals. Let 1. Use the identity : 2. Use the identity : 3. Add [1] and [2]: You are not a mathematician Sbhatnagar, you are a magician! You made the entire integral just vanish into the air.
Originally Posted by sbhatnagar This is a very tricky question. It is not as difficult as it appears! You will have to recall the properties of definite integrals. Let 1. Use the identity : 2. Use the identity : 3. Add [1] and [2]: Thank you sooooo much!! I thought about using some properties of definite integrals but did not get that far... Once again, thank you! Happy New year!
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