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    Integral x-1, divided by x to the 3rd + x squared to dx.

    X to the 3rd + X to the 2nd ( all dx)

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    let F(x) =(x-1)/(x^3 +x^2) = (x-1)/{x^2(x+1)}
    = [A/(x+1)] + [B/x] + [C/x^2] => Partial fraction
    cross multiply:

    =>x-1 = ...

    Solution Summary

    This shows how to integrate a polynomial fraction. A polynomial squared function is examined.