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anonymous

  • one year ago

The base of a solid in the first quadrant of the xy plane is a right triangle bounded by the coordinate axes and the line x + y = 2. Cross sections of the solid perpendicular to the base are squares. What is the volume, in cubic units, of the solid?

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  1. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    can you do a sketch?

  2. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    determine the solid write the expression for the volume of this solid plug your values and compute

  3. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1438136454148:dw|

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so what would you have as the set up to find the volume?

  5. anonymous
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    what integral would you have

  6. triciaal
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    "Cross sections of the solid perpendicular to the base are squares " what solid would this be : a square based prism ?

  7. anonymous
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    yes

  8. anonymous
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    i got 8/3 but not sure if its right

  9. triciaal
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    so volume of a prism between 0 and 2

  10. triciaal
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    @Nnesha @phi do you agree?

  11. triciaal
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    I can't "see" the cross section figure

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