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    (Original post by Gesar)
    They have constants in front of them
    Divide top and bottom by sin t? Should give something like (1 + k^2cot^2 t)^-0.5, giving something messy but doable after u = kcot t?
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    (Original post by Scipio90)
    Divide top and bottom by sin t? Should give something like (1 + k^2cot^2 t)^-0.5, giving something messy but doable after u = kcot t?
    Well it's perfectly doable as it is, it's just routine. I just don't want to do it :p:
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    Stop Talking Maths!!!
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    (Original post by Gesar)
    Well it's perfectly doable as it is, it's just routine. I just don't want to do it :p:
    Yeah, I'm slightly sick of integration. Especially the time I spent about an hour trying to figure out how to integrate 1/(1 + x^2) last week. Major idiot moment...
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    (Original post by Llamaaa)
    Stop Talking Maths!!!
    You make baby Cauchy cry.
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    (Original post by Scipio90)
    Yeah, I'm slightly sick of integration. Especially the time I spent about an hour trying to figure out how to integrate 1/(1 + x^2) last week. Major idiot moment...
    It's differentiation :p: The tedious integration comes later on in the sheet

    And I love that integral
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    (Original post by Gesar)
    You make baby Cauchy cry.
    It would be better if there was a mathematician that sounded like Jesus.
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    (Original post by Gesar)
    You make baby Cauchy cry.
    You make brimstone cry :sad: :bawling:
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    (Original post by Gesar)
    It's differentiation
    *facepalm*

    In other news, I hate the quotient rule. I can never remember it, so have to use the product rule instead, which requires more algebra.
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    (Original post by brimstone)
    You make brimstone cry :sad: :bawling:
    :poke: Sorry? :p:
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    (Original post by Gesar)
    :poke: Sorry? :p:
    You poke people with sticks to stop them crying? :p:
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    (Original post by Scipio90)
    Yeah, I'm slightly sick of integration. Especially the time I spent about an hour trying to figure out how to integrate 1/(1 + x^2) last week. Major idiot moment...
    I am crap at Integration. I'm convinced that I still haven't remembered one of the rules that I learned for A-level and subsequently forgot all about.
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    (Original post by ukebert)
    I am crap at Integration. I'm convinced that I still haven't remembered one of the rules that I learned for A-level and subsequently forgot all about.
    \int y dx = y \int dx = xy :yep:

    Edit: just realised that, ironically, this pretty much sums up the maths in our electromagnetism course...
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    (Original post by Scipio90)
    You poke people with sticks to stop them crying? :p:
    I don't want to get too close to them in case they're infectious :p:
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    Can't this nasty maths stuff go in PMs or something? This is supposed to be light-hearted chat and you've made it all nasty
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    (Original post by Llamaaa)
    Can't this nasty maths stuff go in PMs or something? This is supposed to be light-hearted chat and you've made it all nasty
    It is light-hearted chat...
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    (Original post by Scipio90)
    It is light-hearted chat...
    It's got all weird symbols in it though

    I find maths so depressing
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    It's nowhere near as bad as the random linguistics stuff :p: although that is quite interesting
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    (Original post by Llamaaa)
    I find maths so depressing
    Maths is fun

    Got a mechanics book from the library last night: turns out lagrangians have some pretty cool awesome happening.

    (Original post by ukebert)
    It's nowhere near as bad as the random linguistics stuff :p: although that is quite interesting
    Yeah, I find it quite interesting
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    (Original post by brimstone)
    What's the plan for Monday? :p:
    I think there's a facebook group for that one - it's at Clare, but I'm not going, so I'm really not sure about timings & such like :/
 
 
 

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