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Differentiating inverse hyperbolic function

I am trying to differentiate $\tanh^{−1}\left(x/(1 + x^2)\right)$, but am finding it difficult understanding what to do. I think you have to place the differential of the angle of the hyperbolic ...
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Proof of Hyperbolic Functions

Find the proof:  (a) Use the definitions cosh(x)= 1/2(ex +e^−x) , sinh(x)= 1/2(e^x − e^−x) to express sinh(x + y) and cosh(x + y) in terms of cosh(x), sinh(x), cosh(y) and sinh(y). (b) Using the ...
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Why is $\sinh$ often pronounced “shine”?

I talked to some guys from the UK and they told me that they would pronounce $\sinh$ as "shine". I am not a native english speaker so I don't know, but in my country we call this function "sintsh" ...
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Four simultaneous equations

General form of the function: $$y=d\sinh^{-1}\left(\frac{ax+b}2\right)+c$$ I want the function to pass three points, $(0,0)$, $\left(\frac{t}2,\frac{g}2\right)$ and $(t,g)$, and I want the function to ...
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Partials sums of cosh(x) and sinh(x)

Ok, i asked this question yesterday but then hit a snag again. Using these identities $\sinh(x+1) - \sinh (x) = (-1+\cosh(1))\sinh(x) + \sinh(1)\cosh(x)$ $\cosh (x+1) - \cosh (x) = ...
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Sum of hyperbolic functions, having problems expressing $\sinh(1)$

Using these identities $\sinh(x+1) - \sinh (x) = (-1+\cosh(1))\sinh(x) + \sinh(1)\cosh(x)$ $\cosh (x+1) - \cosh (x) = (-1+\cosh(1))\cosh(x) + \sinh(1)\sinh(x)$ Express the series $C = \cosh 0 + ...
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Simplifying equation using hyperbolic transcendental functions… Ahhh!!!!! [duplicate]

I am having real difficulty in seeing how the two equations seen below relate to one another. Can anybody help?? $$\Omega(\theta)=-b.\coth(\operatorname{arsinh}(\exp a\theta . \sinh(c_0)))$$ ...
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Prove that $2\cosh \left(\frac{1}{2} a\right) \sin \left(\frac {1}{2} \alpha\right) = 1.$

Suppose a hyperbolic equilateral triangle has side $a$ and angle $\alpha$.Prove that $$2\cosh \left(\frac{1}{2} a\right) \sin \left(\frac {1}{2} \alpha\right) = 1.$$
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Linearization of hyperbolic function with unknown exponent

I have a graph that is clearly some inverse function of the form $y=Ax^n$ where n is a negative. I want to linearize this graph to give me the values of A and n without merely approximating the ...
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$Im(\cosh z)=\sinh x\sinh y$ and $|\sinh z|^2=\sinh^2(z)+\cosh^2(z)$

I have problems in two issues of complex variables ... 1) Prove that $Im(\cosh z)=\sinh x\cosh y$, if $z=x+iy$. I tried to expand $\cosh z= ...
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Prove that $\coth ^2(x)-1\equiv \mathrm{cosech}^2 (x)$

Prove that $\coth ^2(x)-1\equiv \mathrm{cosech}^2 (x)$ My attempts, $\coth^2 (x)-1\equiv(\frac{e^x+e^{-x}}{e^x-e^{-x}})^2-1$ $\equiv \frac{e^{2x}+e^{-2x}+2}{e^{2x}+e^{-2x}-2}-1$ $\equiv ...
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Derivatives of hyperbolic functions and Osborne's rule.

I am slightly confused when it comes to Osborne's rule when you take derivatives of hyperbolic functions. For example. The derivative of cotx is -cosec^2x, so there is a product of sines. So should ...
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Difference between hyperbolic sector, hyperbolic angle and hyperbolic argument

I've been working with hyperbolic functions and am completely confused by the Wikipedia definitions of hyperbolic sectors and angles. Are they the same thing? Based on my trial calculations, they seem ...
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Hyperbolic functions calculator values differing from the graph

I was exploring hyperbolic functions and noticed something weird while comparing the analytical definition (e^x+e^-x)/2 with the geometrical definition using the hyperbola x^2 - y^2 = 1. For the angle ...
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Geometric interpretation of hyperbolic functions and the hyperbolic angle/argument

I've been reading up on hyperbolic functions and was wondering if there was a geometric definition for the hyperbolic angle and hyperbolic function. In particular I was reading this: Definition of ...
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Integrating $\frac{1}{(x^2+b)^{3/2}}$?

How to integrate $$\int\frac{1}{(x^2+b)^{3/2}}dx$$ using the hyperbolic sine substitution ?
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How to integrate $I = \int_{-a/2}^{a/2}\frac{1}{\sqrt{x^2 + b}}dx$

$$I = \int_{-a/2}^{a/2}\frac{1}{\sqrt{x^2 + b}}dx$$ I tried to integrate by parts but failed. I think I'm supposed to change variables using a hyperbolic sine, but I don't know this method.
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Exponential curve with hyperbolic sine behavior on the tails

I have a dataset that I've fitted an exponential curve to that looks like a great fit at midrange values of the domain but is not such a good fit at low and high end domain values. Instead, at these ...
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Evaluating: $ \int\sqrt{\tanh(\ln(\sqrt{x}))} dx$ ; $ \int \ln\left(\sqrt{\tanh(\ln(\sqrt{x}))}\right) dx$

I don't have much experience with hyperbolic trig funnctions... So I don't know how to start solving this. How do I evaluate the following integrals? Any advice, hint or well-thought solution will be ...
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Closed form for ${\large\int}_0^\infty\frac{x\,\sqrt{e^x-1}}{1-2\cosh x}\,dx$

I was able to calculate $$\int_0^\infty\frac{\sqrt{e^x-1}}{1-2\cosh x}\,dx=-\frac\pi{\sqrt3}.$$ It turns out the integrand even has an elementary antiderivative (see here). Now I'm interested in a ...
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Rearrangingg equations using hyperbolic transcendental functions [duplicate]

I have tried and tried but cannot for the life of me see how one equation follows onto the other... can anybody help?? $$\Omega(\theta)=-b.\coth(\operatorname{arsinh}(\exp a\theta . \sinh(c_0)))$$ ...
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Osborne's rule for hyperbolic functions?

I am confused as to why you only change the sign for powers of sine that are 4n+2. As I understand, $sin(i\theta)=isinh(\theta)$ $sin^2(i\theta)=-sinh^2(\theta)$ $sin^3(i\theta)=-isinh^3(\theta)$ ...
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Rearranging equations using hyperbolic transcendental functions [duplicate]

I have tried and tried but cannot for the life of me see how one equation follows onto the other... can anybody help?? $$\Omega(\theta)=-b.\coth(\operatorname{arsinh}(\exp a\theta . \sinh(c_0)))$$ ...
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Computing Residue for a General, Multiple-Poled function?

I'm trying to compute the residue of the following function at $a$. I'm having a little trouble seeing which poles are relevant: Compute $\,Res_f(a)$ for the following function: $$f(z) = ...
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Differentiating hyperbolic functions.

$\DeclareMathOperator{\sech}{sech}$Can anyhow me how to differentiate the following? I already tried using the product rule, but I can't quiet seem to succeed. $\sech^{2} x$. $2\bigl(\cosh(2x) - ...
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Hyperbolic Trig Functions - Identities

I don't understand how the 3rd step (the 4 divisions) happens? Can someone explain how they arrived at that.
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Solving an equation with hyperbolic functions

I'm trying to prove that for a given $s,t\in\mathbb{R}$ there exists $w\in\mathbb{R}$ such that $\cosh(t)e^{i(s+w)}+\sinh(t)e^{i(s-w)}\in\mathbb{R}$. How to solve this?
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Integral $ \int_{0}^{\pi/2} \frac{\pi^{(x^{e})}\sin(x)\tan^{-1}(x)}{\sinh^{-1}\left({1+\cos(x)}\right)} dx$

I need help in evaluating the following integral :- $$ \int_{0}^{\pi/2} \frac{\pi^{\displaystyle (x^{e})}\sin(x)\tan^{-1}(x)}{\sinh^{-1}\left({1+\cos(x)}\right)} dx$$ A brief solution would be very ...
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Proving $\ln \cosh x\leq \frac{x^2}{2}$ for $x\in\mathbb{R}$

It seems to me that $\ln \cosh x\leq \frac{x^2}{2}$ for $x\in\mathbb{R}$, as suggested by graphing the difference between both functions as well as the fact that the Taylor series expansion of ...
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What is the $n$th derivative of $\coth(x)$?

I would like to know the $n$th derivative of the Hyperbolic Cotangent, i. e., $\frac{\partial^n}{\partial x^n} \coth( x )$. So far, I have only found an expression for the $n$th derivative of the ...
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A level Integration: $\int\frac{x^3}{\sqrt{x^2-1}}dx$

Using the substitution $x=\cosh (t)$ or otherwise, find $$\int\frac{x^3}{\sqrt{x^2-1}}dx$$ The correct answer is apparently $$\frac{1}{3}\sqrt{x^2-1}(x^2+2)$$ I seem to have gone very wrong ...
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Solve for a hyperbolic Laplace Transform by expressing as exponents and shiftig on s-axis (5.3-21)

I cannot get past a certain point on this problem as shall be shown. I need guidance in order to complete the problem. The exercise as stated in the text: Represent the hyperbolic function in terms ...
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Volumes of revolutions question

The point $P(a,b)$ lies on the curve $y=arsinh x$. $R$ is the region bounded by the curve, the $x$- and $y$-axes and the line $x=a$. When $R$ is rotated 2$π$ radians about the $x$-axes the solid ...
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How can I calculte the probability of $X$ with a Generlized Hyperbolic Distribution?

I would like to know how to calculate the probability of $X$ when I have fitted a Generalized Hyperbolic Distribution to my data set. The depth of my knowledge is basic t-tests and z-tests. I am ...
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Stuck on an integration question…

$$\int x^{-\frac{1}{2}}\cosh^{-1}(\frac{x}{2}+1)dx$$ The answer I should get is $$2x^{\frac{1}{2}}\cosh^{-1}(\frac{x}{2}+1)-4(x+4)^{\frac{1}{2}}$$ but I keep going wrong. Can someone show me how to ...
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Complex Mapping of $\mathrm{cosh}(w)=z$

Mapping in complex analysis has not been very easy for me unfortunately. I am having difficult trying to find the mapping between the z and w plane. I attempted to simply write that ...
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Generalizing 1D function to higher dimensions

I have a function in 1D given by $f(x) = \tanh(x-x_1) + \tanh(x-x_2)$. I want to generalize this to two dimensions, such that it describes a circle. The function $f(x,y)$ has to have a form such that ...
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A level Integration question.

1a) Prove that $$e^x\operatorname{sech} x\equiv\frac{2e^{2x}}{e^{2x}+1}$$ b) Find $$\frac{d}{dx}[\arcsin(\tanh x)]$$ Simplify your answer as far as possible. c) Hence, or otherwise, solve $$\int ...
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An alternating series identity with a hidden hyperbolic tangent

How does one use the inverse Mellin transform to prove that the following identity holds? $$\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{(-1)^n}{n(e^{n\pi} + 1)} = \frac{1}{8}(\pi - 5\log(2))$$ The identity follows ...
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Simplifying a hyperbolic trigonometric expression [closed]

How can I rewrite $$\tanh(x)\left(-\frac12 \mathrm{sech}^4(x) + \frac12 \mathrm{sech}^2(x)\right)$$ as $$\frac12 \mathrm{sech}^2(x)\tanh^3(x)?$$
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Hyperbolic trigonometric inequality

Is the following hyperbolic trigonometric inequality correct and if so, is there a simple derivation? $$\tanh A- \tanh B \geq (A-B)(\operatorname{sech}{^2}(A)), \qquad \forall A\ge B\ge 0.$$
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Trouble finding the equation of the inverse of the hyperbolic tangent

I'm trying to find the equation of the inverse of the hyperbolic tangent as follows: Take an $x \in ]-1,1[$ and define $y:=\text{arctanh}(x)$ so that $\tanh y=x$. This means that ...
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Solve $x \tanh(x) = constant$

Does the following equation admit a real solution: $x\cdot \tanh(x) = C$ with $C$ a constant. While I was not able to find a specific answer with symbolic calculations, this solutions seems to ...
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Integral question showing the primitive functions differ only by a constant?

$$\int \frac{dx}{\sqrt{x^2-6x+13}}$$ $$\int \frac{dx}{\sqrt{\left(x-3\right)^2+4}}$$ It can be solved by Method 1 Let $$x-3=2\tan u$$ $$dx=2\sec^2 u\,du$$ Therefore, using the trigonometric ...
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hyperbolic tangent vs tangent

The tangent of an angle is the ratio of the length of the opposite side to the length of the adjacent side (in a right triangle). Is there a similar definition for the hyperbolic tangent? The reason ...
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Asymptotics of $\int_{0}^{+\infty}\!\!\frac{dx}{\sinh^2(\epsilon \sqrt{x^2+1}) } $ for $\epsilon$ near $0$

How to find an asymptotic expansion, for $\epsilon$ near $0$, of the following integral $$ I(\epsilon):=\int_{0}^{+\infty}\frac 1{\sinh^2 (\epsilon \sqrt{x^2+1}) } {\rm d}x. $$ As $\epsilon ...
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Hard integral of root function and hyperbolic function

I need to calculate this integral: $$\int^A_B\frac{\sqrt{x-B}}{\cosh^2x}dx$$ Is there any way to do this?
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What is the importance of $\sinh(x)$?

I stumbled across $\sinh(x)$. I am only a calculus uno student, but was wondering when this function comes into play, and what is its purpose? Last, does it have world applications, or is it a ...
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Finding taylor expansion for $\tanh(x)$

I am a high school student and am trying to find the taylor expansion of $\tanh(x)$ in terms of a summation form. I have gotten this far, and am aware it might get complicated very quickly. If someone ...
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How to find cosh(arcsinh(f(x)))?

With the regular trig functions, if I ever end up with something like $\operatorname{trig}_1(\operatorname{arctrig}_2(f(x))$, where $\text{trig}_1$ and $\text{trig}_2$ are two arbitrary trigonometric ...