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    Exclamation URGENT: antidifferentiation using u substitution

    the integral of cos(1-x squared) dx
    im not sure what to do after i substitute u=1-x squared
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    Quote Originally Posted by cottekr View Post
    the integral of cos(1-x squared) dx
    im not sure what to do after i substitute u=1-x squared
    If your question is find \int \cos (1 - x^2) \, dx then I doubt an answer exists in terms of a finite number of elementary functions.

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