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Asked Sep 30, 2019
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Set up a definite integral to find the volume of the solid generated by revolving the region enclosed by the graphs of y= (1/x3), x=1, x=2 and y=0 ,  about the line x=-1 .  Integrate but do not evaluate.

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Step 1

To work out the definite integral for the volume of the required solid of revolution

Step 2

Required to compute the volume when R is rotated about the vertical line x=-1

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1 0.8 yxM-3) 0.6 0.4 R 0.2

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Step 3

Split the region R into two subregi...

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1 0.8 y x^-3) -0.6 -0.4 0.2 2 3 -2

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