# partial fractions

• January 20th 2009, 11:00 AM
soloakewlstick
partial fractions
Is there anyway to nontrivially decompose

$\frac{1}{(x-2)^2}$

into partial fractions?

Thanks.
• January 20th 2009, 11:08 AM
Haris
$\frac{1}{(x-2)^2}=\frac{A}{(x-2)}+\frac{B}{(x-2)^2}$
• January 20th 2009, 01:45 PM
Krizalid
I see no good reason to turn that into partial fractions. What's the main purpose?