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HELP PLEASE)..Estimate the area of the given function, f(x) = x2 + 1 using 4 inscribed rectangles on the interval [2, 4].
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HELP PLEASE)..Estimate the area of the given function, f(x) = x2 + 1 using 4 inscribed rectangles on the interval [2, 4].
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EphiloBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@mathsmind this one first tho
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what i understand is that we have to integrate between 2 and 4
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i am having some problems it says [Math Processing Error]
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[int_{2}^{4} x^2 dx\]
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
or is it about drawing estimating the area of the parabula using blocks of squares...
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EphiloBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i dont know but this one is too hard :( its worth 7.0 pts im so confused, i feel like crying
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[int_{2}^{4} x^2 dx \]
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EphiloBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
this work is getting to hard for me
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well you have to suffere the pain of knowledge and hardship for a better future, we all went through hard times ...
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you should fight back and not let the questions beat you ...
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i think this question is saying estimate the area using rectangles, on a proper sheet
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so first of all we need to divid the interval
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what i mean by that is to divide the interval into 4 sub inscribed intervals
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
let it be 2, 2.5, 3, 3.5 and 4 because they 2 and 4 are included in the interval using square brackets notation...
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
are you with me, this is the logic of the question from my understanding
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I am sorry that the equation editor is not functioning propely for me, probably due to browser issue, or technical problem with open study...
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A = 0.5[f(2)+f(2.5)+f(3)+f(3.5)+f(4)
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EphiloBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i'm looking,i'm here trying to understand
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
now before that the reason why i divided the intervals by a step of 0.5 is due to the fact that dx = (42)/4=0.5, hence 2, 2.5...etc
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
let me help you on the first one f(2) = (2)^2+1=4+1=5
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and finally what is f(4)=?
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EphiloBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
give me a coplue mins as i work on finish another problem
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i don't understand how you got the f(2)= part
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok i will solve it i am replying to 287489327498732987498237 posts at the same time ... hehehe
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EphiloBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol okay, i can't keep hogging you,ill be working on others as i wait.
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mathsmindBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
now young lady, let's see what your problem is...
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step one: dx = (42)/4 = 1/2=0.5
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step two divide the interval [2, 4] into [2, 2.5, 3, 3.5, 4]
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step three find : A = 0.5[f(2)+f(2.5)+f(3)+f(3.5)+f(4)]
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f(2) =(2)^2+1=5, f(2.5)=(2.5)^2+1= 7.25. f(3)=(3)^2+1=10, f(3.5)=(3.5)^2+1=13.25, and f(4) = (4)^2+1=17
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: A = 0.5[5+7.25+10+13.25+17]=? use the calculator
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@Ephilo are you there...?
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yes im writing it on paper
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you need to understand what we did, it is a numerical integration method ....
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