calculus
posted by Sara
Find the integral of:
(x+2)/(x^3+2x^23x)dx

Steve
since x^3+2x^23x = x(x+3)(x2), use partial fractions to get an equivalent:
3/(4(x1))  2/(3x)  1/(12(x+3))
That easily integrate into
3/4 log(x1)  2/3 log(x)  1/12 log(x+3)
which you can massage as you will.
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