Asked Jan 21, 2020

Find the centroid of a thin, flat plate covering the region enclosed by the x-axis, the lines x = 2 and x = -2, and the parabola y = x2.


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Step 2

Calculate area of the strip as shown below.

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Step 3

Calculate the moment of the strip about...

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