# Math Help - Using the Shell Method to compute volume

1. ## Using the Shell Method to compute volume

Directions: Use the Shell Method to compute the volume of rotation about the x-axis for the region underneath the graph.

$y=x,$ on interval [0,1]

2. Originally Posted by johnleyfield
Directions: Use the Shell Method to compute the volume of rotation about the x-axis for the region underneath the graph.

$y=x,$ on interval [0,1]
$V = 2\pi \int_0^1 y(1-y) \, dy$