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    Indefinite Integration

    check if i did it right
    so far i got

    = (-2)(2^-1/2)
    Now do i multiply both of them then integrate??
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    Re: Indefinite Integration

    I would rewrite the integral as:

    \frac{1}{2}\int x^{-\frac{1}{2}}\,dx

    Next, apply the power rule for integration.
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    Re: Indefinite Integration

    oh snap... yahh that's right....

    is this right then

    = 1/2(2x^1/2)
    = x^1/2
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    Re: Indefinite Integration

    Quote Originally Posted by asilvester635 View Post
    oh snap... yahh that's right....

    is this right then

    = 1/2(2x^1/2)
    = x^1/2
    \sqrt{x} + C
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