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    volume of region revolved around y=x

    how do you find the volume of the region bounded by f(x)= x^3/12 and f(x)= sinx revolved around the line y=x?
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    Quote Originally Posted by verdin09 View Post
    how do you find the volume of the region bounded by f(x)= x^3/12 and f(x)= sinx revolved around the line y=x?
    I recommend using the second theorem of Pappus for this problem.

    Pappus's Centroid Theorem -- from Wolfram MathWorld
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