# Green's Theorem

• Dec 9th 2009, 04:07 PM
meks08999
Green's Theorem
I need help with this problem. The problem is attached.
• Dec 9th 2009, 04:29 PM
Jester
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Originally Posted by meks08999
I need help with this problem. The problem is attached.

From Green's theorem

$
\int \limits_C -y^3\,dx +(x^3+2x+y)\,dy = \iint \limits_R 3x^2+2+3y^2\,dA
$

and since

$3x^2 + 2 +3y^2 > 0$,

then

$\iint \limits_R \left(3x^2 + 2 +3y^2 \right) dA > 0\;\; \Rightarrow\;\; \int \limits_C -y^3\,dx +(x^3+2x+y)\,dy > 0$ .