@Deeparaj Bhat
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The point of that question is to find the integer part of the numerical value of that integral, not the exact form of the integral.
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Pi Han Goh
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@Pi Han Goh
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I know. But many times, they give stuff whose closed form can be found using out of syllabus stuff but we're expected to get bounds via elementary methods. So, I was curious...
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Deeparaj Bhat
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@Deeparaj Bhat
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Don't worry about it. There are infinitely many integrals that don't have a closed form.
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Pi Han Goh
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10 months, 2 weeks ago

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– Pi Han Goh · 10 months, 2 weeks ago

I seriously doubt it's possible. Why do you think a closed form exists in the first place?Log in to reply

this question) – Deeparaj Bhat · 10 months, 2 weeks ago

Because it was asked in an examination :P (the exact way is given inLog in to reply

– Pi Han Goh · 10 months, 2 weeks ago

The point of that question is to find the integer part of the numerical value of that integral, not the exact form of the integral.Log in to reply

many times, they give stuff whose closed form can be found using out of syllabus stuff but we're expected to get bounds via elementary methods. So, I was curious... – Deeparaj Bhat · 10 months, 2 weeks agoLog in to reply

– Pi Han Goh · 10 months, 2 weeks ago

Don't worry about it. There are infinitely many integrals that don't have a closed form.Log in to reply