Our final integration technique deals with the class of functions known as rational functions. Recall from Calculus I that DEFINITION 7.1. A rational function 1 is a function that is the ratio of two polynomials 1 Here 'rational' means 'ratio', as in 'the ratio of two polynomials.' r(x) = p(x) q(x) , where p(x) and q(x) are polynomials. (Remember a… (More)