# At a Glance - Integrating Definite Integrals

More good news about integrating by partial fractions: there's only one way to integrate definite integrals.

- Find an antiderivative of the integrand.

- Use the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.

There's also a little bit of possibly-less-than-good news: to simplify your answers to these sorts of integrals, you'll need to remember some tricks for rearranging logarithmic expressions.

- A sum of logs is the log of the product:
*ln**a*+*ln**b*=*ln*(*a*+*b*)

- A difference of logs is the log of the quotient:

- The coefficient of a log can be turned into an exponent:
*aln**b*=*ln**b*^{a}

### People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement