# Math Help - Integration-guess and check

1. ## Integration-guess and check

Why does $\int \frac{3dx}{2x+5}=\frac{3}{2}ln|2x+5|$?

I get: $\int \frac{3}{2x+5}=ln|2x+5|$
$\frac{d}{dx} ln|2x+5|=\frac{1}{2x+5}$
So by my logic I would just multiply ln|2x+5| by 3, why is the coefficient 3\2 then?

2. ## Re: Integration-guess and check

differentiation should be by the chain rule,so you need to multiply by the derivative of 2x