This activity is designed to help students deal with the method of integration by parts. In this method, students usually have trouble figuring out what they should set u equal to.
Before the Activity
See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.
During the Activity
Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.
Be able to find the integral of a function using integration by parts.
After the Activity
Review student results:
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary