(ax^4+bx+c)^-1

Will this function integrate, or am I stuck with Simpsons rule? (It's 35 years since I did my calculus, and I'm getting a bit rusty at it.)

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- Jul 16th 2012, 08:03 AManthropomorphousAn Alternative to Simpson?
**(ax^4+bx+c)^-1**

Will this function integrate, or am I stuck with Simpsons rule? (It's 35 years since I did my calculus, and I'm getting a bit rusty at it.) - Jul 16th 2012, 08:24 AMProve ItRe: An Alternative to Simpson?
This is what Wolfram gets...

integral[1/(a*x^4 + b*x + c)] - Wolfram|Alpha - Jul 18th 2012, 07:36 AManthropomorphousRe: An Alternative to Simpson?
Thanks, Prove it, I needn't feel quite so embarrassed about not being able to solve that lot for myself. I think Simpson will be just fine!