Evaluate this Integral

x(x-1)^4 with upper limit 2 and lower limit 1.

Use the substitution u=x-1

Answer should be 11/30, but I get no where near that, I think I may be integrating it wrong

Thanks in advance.

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- December 16th 2007, 02:59 AMHoopyIntegration by substitution
Evaluate this Integral

x(x-1)^4 with upper limit 2 and lower limit 1.

Use the substitution u=x-1

Answer should be 11/30, but I get no where near that, I think I may be integrating it wrong

Thanks in advance. - December 16th 2007, 04:00 AMSoroban
Hello, Hoopy!

We could find your error if you would*show your work*. . .

Quote:

Evaluate: .

Let:

Substitute: .

- December 16th 2007, 04:01 AMSimplicity
- December 16th 2007, 04:02 AMSimplicity
Oops, A minute late. :(

- December 16th 2007, 08:10 AMHoopy
Cheers guys, I just forgot to change everything to u.