Questions about the evaluation of specific definite integrals.

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integration with bessel's function

[how to solve this integration , I0(x) is zero'th order bessels function of the first kind] im not getting how to compute, can anyone describe me this problem step by step
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Proving $\int_{0}^{1}\sum_{n=1}^{\infty }\frac{4}{n }(\sin(\frac{2\pi nx}{3}))^3dx=\pi $

Proving $$\int_{0}^{1}\sum_{n=1}^{\infty }\frac{4}{n }\left (\sin\left (\frac{2\pi nx}{3}\right )\right )^3dx=\pi $$
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Most efficient way to integrate $\int_0^\pi \sqrt{4\sin^2 x - 4\sin x + 1}\,dx$?

$$\int_0^\pi \sqrt{4\sin^2 x - 4\sin x + 1}\,dx$$ Please help with this. I cannot do this problem in a definite way.
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Triple integration in cylindrical coordinates (obtaining the formula to integrate) [on hold]

Can someone help me out with this? For some odd reason, I am able to derive the boundaries but cannot figure out the formula to use. I thought it was r^2 but apparently it's wrong.
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How to integrate $\int_{0}^{1}\ln\left(\, x\,\right)\,{\rm d}x$?

I encountered this integral in the quantum field theory calculation. Can I do this: $$ \left. \int_{0}^{1}\ln\left(\, x\,\right)\,{\rm d}x =x\ln\left(\, x\,\right)\right\vert_{0}^{1} ...
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Compute two-dimensional integral over a region bounded by circular arcs

How to compute $$ \iint_{M}y\,{\rm d}x\,{\rm d}y $$ where $ \ M\equiv\left\{\,% \left(\, x,y\,\right)\ \mid\ y\ \geq\ 0\,,\quad x^{2} + y^{2}\ \leq\ 1\,,\quad \left(\, x - 1\,\right)^{2} + y^{2}\ ...
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Explaining the signs of given solution using fundamental theorem of calculus

Assume that $y=f_1(t)$ and $y=f_2(t)$ are two solutions of the following function: $$\frac{\mathrm d y}{\mathrm d t}=\mathrm e^{t^3}- \mathrm e^{t^4}$$ and $f_1(0)>f_2(0)$. How can I describe the ...
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How Prove this integral is diverge $\int_{0}^{1}\dfrac{dx}{\ln{x}\ln{(1-x)}}$

Show that this following integral is divergent (or diverges, if you prefer) $$\int_{0}^{1}\dfrac{dx}{\ln{x}\ln{(1-x)}}$$ I know when $x=0,1$ are singularities of the function and I want use this ...
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Error terms for Composite Newton-Cotes formulas

There are four general error formulas for Newton-Cotes rules (according to closed/open formulas and odd/even points). My question is: are there four general error formulas for composite Newton-Cotes ...
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Taylor series of a definite integral

Consider the function of a parameter $\alpha > 0$, given by $$f(\alpha) = \frac{2}{\sqrt 2\pi} \int_0^\infty e^{\dfrac{-x^2}{2\alpha^2}}\cosh(x)\log\cosh(x) dx.$$ From Wolfram-alpha, it seems that ...
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Prove or disprove following integral.

Assume $L$ a constant, and assume $x$ real. Is the following equation true? $$ \int_{-\infty}^\infty\frac{1}{k^2}\exp(-ikx)dk = \frac{L}{|x|} $$ If it is true, find the value of $L$. If it is not, ...
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Find $\int_0^2 \arctan(\pi x)-\arctan(x)\, \mathrm dx$

Find $$\int_0^2 \arctan(\pi x)-\arctan(x)\, \mathrm dx$$ The hint is also given : Re-write the Integrand as an Integral I think we have to Re-write this single integral as a double integral and ...
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Hard sum with harmonics numbers

Prove or disprove that $S=\displaystyle\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{{H_n^{2}}~{H_n^{(2)}}+3{H_n^{(4)}}}{n~2^n}=\frac{25}{16}\zeta(5)+\frac{7}{8}\zeta(2)\zeta(3)$.
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$ 0 \le f(x) \le 1 $ for $ 0 \lt x < 1 \implies \int_0^x f(t)t ~dt \le x^2 $ for all $ x\in(0,1) $?

I have the following implication, and I need to determine whether it's true: $ 0 \le f(x) \le 1 $ for $ 0 \lt x < 1 \implies \int_0^x f(t)t ~dt \le x^2 $ for all $ x\in(0,1) $ I tried solving ...
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$F(x) = \int_0^x f(t)~dt \implies F(1)=f(0)+\int_0^1(1-t)f'(t)~dt$?

f is differentiable and has a continuous derviative, and $F(x) = \int_0^x f(t)~dt$. Based on this assumption, I have the following statement which I need to determine whether it's true or false: ...
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f is even or odd, prove that f^2 is even

I need to verify whether a statement is correct or false. The statement is as following: If the function f is either odd or even, then the function f^2 is even. To my understanding, the statement is ...
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Integrals: Average(f)*Average(g)=Average(f*g) [on hold]

So I've got everything but question #3 here. I understand that it isn't simply (1/4)(1/4)=16. And also not (1/4)(1/4)(1/4)=1/64. But I can't think of what else it might be. It isn't discussed in the ...
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Evaluate $\displaystyle\int_{-\infty}^{\infty}\frac{dx}{(1+x^2)^2}$ using residue method [on hold]

This is a real integral but I want to evaluate it using residue integration method $$\int_{-\infty}^{\infty}\frac{dx}{(1+x^2)^2}$$
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Expressing limit of sum definite integral

Evaluate limit by expressing it as a definite integral. ...
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Problem with this question on solid of revolution

Calculate the volume of a revolution solid obtained by rotation around the x-axis, the region bounded by the graph of $y=e^x$, $-1\le x \le1$ and the x-axis. Thanks in advance, and sorry about my ...
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Calculation of $\int_0^{\pi} \frac{\sin^2 x}{a^2+b^2-2ab \cos x} dx\;,$

Calculation of $\displaystyle \int_0^{\pi} \frac{\sin^2 x}{a^2+b^2-2ab \cos x} dx\;,$ given that $ a>b>0$ $\bf{My\; Try::}$ Let $\displaystyle I = \int_{0}^{\pi}\frac{\sin^2 ...
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Is $\int_1^\infty \frac{\log(x-1)}{x(x-1)}\,dx$ convergent?

Does given integral $$\int_1^\infty \frac{\log(x-1)}{x(x-1)}\,dx$$ converge? If it is convergent can we evaluate it's value?
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Evaluating $\int^{4}_{1} \sqrt{1+\left(\frac{1}{2\sqrt{y}}-7\right)^2} dy$

I was trying to find arc-length of $x = \sqrt{y}-7y$ So basically right now I am stuck with this $$\int^{4}_{1} \sqrt{1+\left(\frac{1}{2\sqrt{y}}-7\right)^2} \,\mathrm dy$$ $$\int^{4}_{1} ...
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Integration $\frac{1}{2\pi}\int_{-\pi}^{\pi}(x-a)^ke^{-i\omega x}dx, \ \ \ \ a\in\mathbb R$.

Give a compact form for the solution of integral: $$\frac{1}{2\pi}\int_{-\pi}^{\pi}(x-a)^ke^{-i\omega x}dx, \ \ \ \ a\in\mathbb R,k\in\mathbb N$$ any suggestions please?
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Show that $\int_0^\infty \frac{\sin (\lambda x)}{e^x} \, \mathrm dx =\frac{\lambda}{1+{\lambda^2}}$

$$\int_0^\infty \frac{\sin (\lambda x)}{e^x} \, \mathrm dx =\frac{\lambda}{1+{\lambda^2}}$$ My intuition telling me there might be an $\arctan$ coming up, but I don't know how to do this ...
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Convolution Integral and dummy variable

I have no idea how to find a dummy variable or start with this problem. I'm given the function: $$ {\rm g}\left(\, x\,\right) =\int^{x}_{0}\left(\, x - t\,\right){\rm f}\left(\,t\,\right)\,{\rm d}t ...
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Integration involving square root and negative power of $x$

$$ f(x) = \int\sqrt{1+x^{-2/3}}\,\mathrm dx $$ What I have attempted: $$ \int\left(\frac{\sqrt{x^{2/3}}}{\sqrt{x^{2/3}}}\right)\sqrt{1+x^{-2/3}}\,\mathrm dx ...
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Find the volume of the 3D solid.

Let $\delta$ be the region bounded by the graphs of the functions $f(x) = x^2$ and $g(x) = 2 x^2$. Find the volume of the solid generated by revolving $\delta$ around the line $x = 1$.
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Determine if $\displaystyle \int_3^{\infty}\frac{x+1}{\sqrt{x^4-x}}\,dx $ converges

Determine whether the following integral is convergent or divergent without evaluating it. (Whichever answer is correct, you must show why it is true.) $$ ...
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Integral of cosine over a quadratic

I need help with the following integral: $$ \int_{-\pi}^{\pi}{\cos\left(\, ax\,\right) \over 1-bx^{2}}\,{\rm d}x $$ The constants $a$ and $b$ are both real and positive. Any help will be ...
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Ways to prove $\displaystyle \int_0^\pi dx \dfrac{\sin^2(n x)}{\sin^2 x} = n\pi$

In how many ways can we prove the following theorem? $$I(n):= \int_0^\pi dx \frac{\sin^2(n x)}{\sin^2 x} = n\pi$$ Here $n$ is a nonnegative integer. The proof I found is by considering ...
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Improper Integral of $\int\frac{dx}{(2x-1)^3}$

Improper Integral of $$\int_{-\infty}^0\frac{dx}{(2x-1)^3}$$ from Anton Calculus 8th Edition, page 576, question 9. Answer is $-\frac{1}{4}$ but I'm finding $-1$ The integral, substituting ...
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Evaluating $\displaystyle\lim_{x\space\to\space0} \frac{1}{x^5}\int_0^{x} \frac{t^3\ln(1-t)}{t^4 + 4}\,dt$

Evaluate the following limit: $$\lim_{x\space\to\space0} \frac{1}{x^5}\int_0^{x} \frac{t^3\ln(1-t)}{t^4 + 4}\,dt$$ Any advice on how to tackle this problem ?
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Why is the area under $\frac1{\sqrt{x}}$ finite and the area under $\frac1x$ infinite?

If this integral is calculated the normal way, $$\int_0^1 \frac1{\sqrt{x}} dx = 2\sqrt{1}-2\sqrt{0}=2$$ However, the graph of $\dfrac1{\sqrt{x}}\to \infty$ as $x\to 0$, so the area under the graph ...
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Using $\log$ and $\ln$ in Integration [duplicate]

I found in some integral equations where they use $\log(n)$ and in some other with $\ln(n)$. Suppose $$ \int_{n_0}^{\large\frac{n_0}{2}} \frac{1}{n}dn $$ Which formula should I use ? $$ \log(n)\ ...
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shell method not giving right answer

The soot produced by a garbage incinerator spreads out in a circular pattern. The depth, $H (r)$, in millimeters, of the soot deposited each month at a distance $r$ kilometers from the incinerator is ...
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how to compute this definite integral if possible?

how to solve this integral? $$\int_0^a\int_0^a\frac{dx\,dy}{(x^2+y^2+a^2)^\frac{3}{2}}$$ my attempt $$ \int_0^a\int_0^a\frac{dx \, dy}{(x^2+y^2+a^2)^\frac{3}{2}}= ...
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Convergence of a simple Integral

Let $f$ be continuous on the interval $[0, 1]$. How can I show that $$\lim_{n\to\infty}\int_0^1 f(x)\sin nx\,dx = 0 ?$$
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Proving a Simple Integral with Exponents

Let $f$ be differentiable in $[a,b]$. How can I show that $$\exp\left(\frac{1}{b-a} \int_a^b f(x)dx \right) \le \left(\frac{1}{b-a}\right) \int_a^b \exp(f(x)) dx $$
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Evaluating $\int_0^{\pi/3}\cosh^2\left(x/\sqrt{2}\right)\tan^3x \:dx$

I've been told that this integral admits a closed form $$ \int_0^{\Large\pi/3}\cosh^2\left(x/\sqrt{2}\right)\tan^3x \:dx$$ But an integration by parts with $u'(x)=\cosh^2\left(x/\sqrt{2}\right)$ and ...
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How to evaluate $\int_0^1 (\arctan x)^2 \ln(\frac{1+x^2}{2x^2}) dx$

Evaluate $$ \int_{0}^{1} \arctan^{2}\left(\, x\,\right) \ln\left(\, 1 + x^{2} \over 2x^{2}\,\right)\,{\rm d}x $$ I substituted $x \equiv \tan\left(\,\theta\,\right)$ and got $$ ...
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Find this integral $\int_{0}^{1}f(x)dx$ [closed]

let the function $$f(x)=\begin{cases} 1&x\in\{1,\dfrac{1}{2},\dfrac{1}{3}\cdots,\dfrac{1}{n},\cdots\}\\ 2&x\in other \end{cases}$$ Find this integral $$\int_{0}^{1}f(x)dx$$ where this ...
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Evaluating $\int_0^\pi \frac{x}{(\sin x)^{\sin (\cos x)}}dx$

Evaluate $$\int_0^\pi \frac{x}{(\sin x)^{\sin (\cos x)}}dx$$ I tried using by parts and complex numbers along with series expansion but I was unable to find the answer. Please Help!
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Evaluation of $\int_{-v/2}^{v/2} \sqrt{1-\left(\frac{t}{7}-\frac{v}{14}\right)^2} \sqrt{1-\left(\frac{t}{7}+\frac{v}{14}\right)^2} dt$

I need to get the value of the following definite integral $v\in \mathbb R^+$ $$\int_{-v/2}^{v/2} \sqrt{1-\left(\frac{t}{7}-\frac{v}{14}\right)^2} \sqrt{1-\left(\frac{t}{7}+\frac{v}{14}\right)^2} ...
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Table of Integrals. Which one to use?

I just finished my exam and there was this question. It asks us for which form in the table of integrals to use. $\int(x-3)\sqrt(6+6x-x^2)$ I did completing the square and got into this form ...
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$\int_{-\pi}^{\pi}\sinh(x) \sin(nx)dx$, using complex transformation.

$$\int_{-\pi}^{\pi}\sinh(x) \sin(nx)dx$$ This integral can be done by using integrate by parts twice. However, I was thinking if this can be done by using some complex transformation (I haven't done ...
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using contour integrals

Let $ \gamma (t)= e^{it} $ where $0 \leq t \leq 2 \pi.$ Evaluate $\int_{\gamma}$ $e^{z}$ $dz$ . Use the result to show that $\int_{0}^{2\pi} e^{\cos(t)}\cos(t+ \sin(t)) dt = 0$. I have worked out ...
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Closed-form of $\int_{0}^{\infty} \frac{{\text{Li}}_2^3(-x)}{x^3}\,dx$

Is there a possibility to find a closed-form for $$\int_{0}^{\infty} \frac{{\text{Li}}_2^3(-x)}{x^3}\,dx$$ We have $$I=\int_0^1\frac{Li_2^3(-x)+x^4Li_2^3(-\frac{1}{x})}{x^3}\,dx$$ After repeatedly ...
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Strict upper and lower bounds of a sum (Big-Theta)

I am trying to find a function f(k) such that $S_k=\sum_{n=1}^{k^2-1}(\lfloor\sqrt{n}\rfloor)=\Theta(f(k))$. What I have done so far: Ignoring the floor asymptotically we get: ...
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Find $\mathcal{L}\left\{\cos^3\left(t\right)\right\}$

I began by breaking the problem up as follows: \begin{align} \mathcal{L}\left\{\cos^3\left(t\right)\right\}=\int_0^\infty e^{-st}\cos^3\left(t\right)\:dt & = \int_0^\infty ...