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### I'm having a very hard time finding area between two cosine curves

I must to find the area between these two curves: $$y = 2 \cos 7x, y = 2 − 2 \cos 7x$$ $$0 ≤ x ≤ π/7$$ And this is all I have so far: $$2\cos7x=2-2\cos7x$$ $$4\cos7x=2$$ $$\cos7x=1/2$$
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### Find $\int \sinh^{-1}x\hspace{1mm}dx$

Find $\int \sinh^{-1}x\hspace{1mm}dx$  I am asked to use the following Equation: $$\int \tan^{-1}x\hspace{1mm}dx= x\tan^{-1}x-\ln(\sec(\tan^{-1}x))+C$$  The confusing part is : What has ...
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### The supremum of a sequence of definite integrals

I am interested to find the supremum of the following sequence of definite integrals: $$I_n=\int_0^\pi\sqrt{4\cos^2((2n+1)x)+4\cos((2n+1)x)\cos(x)+1}\,\textrm{d}x,\ n\ge 1.$$ One of my ideas was to ...
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### Showing that $\int_{0}^{\pi / 4} \arctan \! \left( \sqrt{\frac{\cos 2x}{2 \cos^{2} x}} \right) \mathrm{d}{x} = \frac{\pi^{2}}{24}$.

I was wondering if an expert in integration could kindly solve the following problem, which was posed in a mathematics competition (I can’t remember which one) and was unsolved by any participant. ...
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### Trigonometric integral: $\int_{25\pi/4}^{53\pi/4} \frac{1}{(1+2^{\sin x})(1+2^{\cos x})}\,dx$

Is it possible to evaluate the following in a closed form? $$\int_{25\pi/4}^{53\pi/4} \frac{1}{(1+2^{\sin x})(1+2^{\cos x})}\,dx$$ I found the above definite integral at I&S but the solution is ...
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### Integral of $\cos(\cos x)$ over $[0,2\pi]$

How to compute the following integral? $$\mathcal{J}_2=\int_{0}^{2\pi}\cos(\cos t)\,dt$$ I'm trying to compute this integral, but I have no idea of how to do it, can someone help me?
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### Nonsensical result in the midst of calculating an integral via substitution.

I was just calculating an integral via a trigonometric substitution and ended up with $\color{red}{ \text{something pretty nonsensical} }$ but $\color{blue}{ \text{reversing the substitution} }$ ...
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### Evaluate$\int_0^{\frac{\pi}{2}} \ln(1+\cos x) dx$

Find the value of the integral $\int_0^{\frac{\pi}{2}} \ln(1+\cos x)$ I tried putting $1+ \cos x = 2 \cos^2 \frac{x}{2}$, but am unable to proceed further. I think the following integral can be ...
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### How do I solve $\int_{\frac{\pi}{6}}^{\frac{\pi}{4}}\frac{4\,dx}{\sin^2(x)\cos^2(x)}$?

Alright so I have $$\int_{\pi/6}^{\pi/4}\frac{4\,dx}{\sin^2(x)\cos^2(x)}.$$ And I am not completely sure on how to tackle this problem. All I have done thus far is ...
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### Convolution integral $\int_0^t \cos(t-s)\sin(s)\ ds$

How can I calculate the following integral? $$\int_0^t \cos(t-s)\sin(s)\ ds$$ I can't get the integral by any substitutions, maybe it is easy but I can't get it.
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### Integration of $\int_{0}^{\frac{1}{2}}\frac{\sin^{-1}(x)}{\sqrt{1-x^2}} dx$ ??

I was solving the integration of inverse trigonometric function and faced a question which i find it hard to understand. I need to find the definite integration of this function. ...
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### Definite Trig Integrals: Changing Limits of Integration

$$\int_0^{\pi/4} \sec^4 \theta \tan^4 \theta\; d\theta$$ I used the substitution: let $u = \tan \theta$ ... then $du = \sec^2 \theta \; d\theta$. I know that now I have to change the limits of ...
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### Trig integral with sine and cosine

What sort of formulas can I use to reduce this into something I can work with? $$3a^2\int_{0}^{2\pi} \sin^2(\theta)\cos^4(\theta) \, d\theta$$
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### Solving the integral $\int_0^{\pi/2} \frac{\sin((2n+1)t)}{\sin t} \mathrm{d}t$

I really don't know how to solve this integral $$\int_0^{\pi/2} \frac{\sin((2n+1)t)}{\sin t} \mathrm{d}t$$ Should I use firstly a formula of $\sin(a+b)$?