NEXT GENERATION SPACECRAFT
Application of Definite Integrals - Determining Volume of a Region
In this real world application, students will use integration to find the volume of the Orion Crew Module - NASA's newest spacecraft.
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- use integration to find the volume of a solid generated by a region, R;
- determine the equation of a circle using the standard form and the general form;
- determine the equation of a line using the point-slope form; and
- solve a system of equations with three equations and three unknowns.