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Asked May 14, 2019

 Explain in your own words how to find the volume using the disk method.  Include on example in your explanation.

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To describe the method of finding volume of solids of revolution by disk method, using integration

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The curve y=f(x) is revolved about the x-axis between x=a and x=b. Required to find the volume of this solid V. The formula for V is given here (using integration)

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The (integral formula ) has a natural interpretation . The volume V is the (infinite RIemann) sum of the cylinders (disks) of radius f(x) and he...

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