# int sqrt(sinx)dx

• Mar 18th 2012, 02:33 PM
Chipset3600
int sqrt(sinx)dx
Hello guys!
How can i solve this integral: $\int \sqrt[]{sinx}dx$
• Mar 18th 2012, 02:46 PM
skeeter
Re: int sqrt(sinx)dx
Quote:

Originally Posted by Chipset3600
Hello guys!
How can i solve this integral: $\int \sqrt[]{sinx}dx$

this integral does not have an elementary, closed-form antiderivative.

integral of sqrt&#40;sin&#40;x&#41;&#41; - Wolfram|Alpha
• Mar 18th 2012, 03:00 PM
Chipset3600
Re: int sqrt(sinx)dx
So dont have solution? :(
• Mar 18th 2012, 03:18 PM
skeeter
Re: int sqrt(sinx)dx
Quote:

Originally Posted by Chipset3600
So dont have solution? :(

did you go to the link? do you know what an elliptical integral is? in what context is this integral involved? is there more to this question that you haven't mentioned?
• Mar 18th 2012, 03:59 PM
Chipset3600
Re: int sqrt(sinx)dx
Thanks dude, now i allready understood