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    Integral Problem

    Here's an integral problem that I just can't seem to get in my home work:

    Integrate dx / (x root x)

    thanks in advance
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    Quote Originally Posted by zachmac5 View Post
    Here's an integral problem that I just can't seem to get in my home work:

    Integrate dx / (x root x)

    thanks in advance
    remember that \sqrt{x}=x^\frac{1}{2} \implies x\sqrt{x}=x^\frac{3}{2}

    so you get

    \int \frac{dx}{x\sqrt{x}}=\int x^{-\frac{3}{2}}dx

    just use the power rule from here
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