Volume of Revolution - Disk/Washers
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How to find the volume of a solid of revolution using the disk/washer method?
Volumes of Revolution - Disk/Washers Example 1
A problem is shown about how to use the disk/washer method to find a volume of revolution about the X axis.
Volumes of Revolution - Disk/Washers Example 2
This video uses the same region from part 1, but now rotates the region about the line y = - 2.
Volumes of Revolution - Disk/Washers Example 3
This video uses the same region from part 1, but now rotates the region about the line y = 5.
Longer Version - Volumes using Disks/Washers
This video uses numerous examples of calculating volumes or regions using the disk/washer method.
Volumes of Revolution about Vertical Lines Using Washers
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