Re: mathematica problem

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg7652] Re: mathematica problem*From*: murray at math.umass.edu (Murray Eisenberg)*Date*: Tue, 24 Jun 1997 03:36:17 -0400 (EDT)*Organization*: University of Massachusetts, Amherst*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Stephanie Gill (sgill at winnie.fit.edu) wrote: : Here is the word problem: : Consider the region enclosed by y=sin^-1x, y=0, and x=1. Find the volume of the : solid generated by revolving the region about the x-axis using : a) disks; : b) cylindrical shells. : I do not understand how to do this on Mathematica, can you help? Once you set up the necessary integral for each method, the translation into Mathematica should be completely straightforward. -- Murray Eisenberg Internet: murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Voice: 413-545-2859 (W) University of Massachusetts 413-549-1020 (H) Amherst, MA 01003 Fax: 413-545-1801