First , calculate the numinator :
Since it is uniform , we may neglect the density .
Oh i made a mistake , i thought that is a part of a sphere ...
The function should be
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So bar-z
Hi!
Problem: Determine the z-coordinate of the centroid of the solid generated by revolving the quarter-circular area thorugh 90 degress about the z-axis.
Solution attempt:
I tried to calculate the volume of the solid. I got it to be
I have some trouble setting up the sum of moments integral, that is
I tried to use a horizontal strip as differential element:
Witdh:
Height:
Moment arm:
But I also need thickness, right? expressed in terms of z
Thx!