Question: 6a) Calculate the area bounded by the parabola, y=8-x^2 and y=x^2. I don't know how to attempt and I don't know how to find the x intercepts. Answer: 21/1/3. Thanks.
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Is the x intercepts +/- 2.8.
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Last edited by Gojinn; March 4th 2010 at 04:05 AM.
Originally Posted by Awsom Guy Question: 6a) Calculate the area bounded by the parabola, y=8-x^2 and y=x^2. I don't know how to attempt and I don't know how to find the x intercepts. Answer: 21/1/3. Thanks. Hi AwsomGuy, you are looking for the area between the 2 curves. is a parabola with a maximum at the point (0,8). is a parabola with a minimum at (0,0). First find the point of intersection Now integrate from x=-2 to x=2
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