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Re: Integrate[Sqrt[Tan[x]], x]

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  • Subject: [mg30003] Re: Integrate[Sqrt[Tan[x]], x]
  • From: "Orestis Vantzos" <atelesforos at>
  • Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2001 00:49:09 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: National Technical University of Athens, Greece
  • References: <9j64vr$2do$>
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Integrate[Sqrt[Tan[x]], x]//Simplify works much better.
Since you seem to enjoy the Integrate command immensely, it would help if
you knew that the way it finds Antiderivatives is nothing like what humans
do. Hence the large expressions..

"Tim 9-23" <bendoftimeb at> wrote in message
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> Integrate[Sqrt[Tan[x]], x]
> wow!!
> My email address is anti-spammed.  Remove the 2 B's after hitting email
> if you want to email me.
> Tim 9-23

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