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12-90.

Examine the integral

Explain why this integral cannot be evaluated exactly using any of our integration tools.

Estimate

, using a Riemann sum with left-endpoint rectangles. Use a substitution in the expansion of

to get a^{th}degree polynomial approximation of. Estimate

using the polynomial of part (c). How could we have improved our answers to parts (b) and (d)?

Use more ________.