# integral of polinomial division

• January 26th 2013, 09:00 AM
Boo
integral of polinomial division
Dear All!
please, any ideas of what to do with:
$\int \frac{3x^3+2x^2+4x-8}{x^4+16}$
• January 26th 2013, 10:18 AM
hollywood
Re: integral of polinomial division
You can factor the denominator as $(x^2-2\sqrt{2}x+4)(x^2+2\sqrt{2}x+4)$ and use the method of partial fractions.

- Hollywood
• January 27th 2013, 03:26 AM
Boo
Re: integral of polinomial division