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3 A useful example of integration by substitution is to find We writeLetSo,
5 We have already shown that Since indefinite integration is the reverse of differentiation,We can show this result directly by using a trig substitution.The following examples and exercises are difficult. You are unlikely to be asked to do them in an exam but you will find it useful to follow the method.
6 e.g. 1LetN.B. Instead of defining u as a function of x we have defined x as a function of u.So,Use the identity:Can you spot what to do next?
7 So,whereWe need u from the substitution expression:
8 We can get a more general result by a similar method: Check that this is in your formula book. You can then quote it without proof and use it for any value of a.However, you may like to try using substitution for examples in the next exercise.
9 Exercise1. Findusing the substitution2. Show thatusing the substitutionthis is an example of the general result
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17 e.g. 1LetN.B. Instead of defining u as a function of x we have defined x as a function of u.So,Use the identity:
18 So,We need u from the substitution expression:where
19 2. Show thatusing the substitutionSolution:So,Use the identity: