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The volume of a solid sphere of radius r is given by the equation V=4/3TTr^3. Derive this equation by using either the disk or shell method for finding the volume of a solid of revolution.

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    If you were to revolve a shape around the x axis to produce a sphere, what would it look like? Once you have determined this function the rest is simply mechanical. The limits of integration will be obvious.

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