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Author:
Danny Whittaker

In this lesson we will be looking at the area under a curve. After watching the videos you will be able to:

- Use sigma notation to write and evaluate a sum
- Understand the concept of area
- Approximate the area of a region under a curve using rectangles
- Find the area under a curve using limits

An introduction to the concept of using rectangles and limits to calculate the area under a curve.

Tutorial

Here is the 4.2 Area tutorial. Enjoy the videos, take the quiz, show your genius!

Print and follow along as we go.

Source: CREATED BY TONY RECORD OF AVON HIGH SCHOOL IN INDIANAPOLIS

A brief review of sigma notation and some of the properties and formulas for evaluating them.

Introduces the different types of approximation sums that you can use.

A couple examples of finding the area of a region under a curve.