Volumes I

Volumes I
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Part of video series Volumes
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Copyright 2005, Department of Mathematics, University of Houston. Created by Selwyn Hollis. Find more information on videos, resources, and lessons at http://online.math.uh.edu/HoustonACT/videocalculus/index.html.
Solids with specified cross-sections.
  • How do you find the volume of a solid with cross-sectional area?
  • How do you find the volume of a solid using integrals?
  • How do you find the volume of a solid whose base is bounded by y = 1 - x^2?
  • What is the volume differential?
  • How can you derive the formula of a right circular cone using integrals?
This video is about the integration of cross-sectional area. Parts of this video are rather theoretical, although the images are really impressive and helpful. Some example problems of finding the volume of solids are shown. Some cross-sections are squares, while in other examples the cross-sections are semi-circles. This is a very useful and interesting video.
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Reviewed by MathVids Staff on December 19, 2008.
 
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