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Homework Help: Find the centroid of the region

  1. Jul 29, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Find the centroid of the region bounded by ....

    y=x^3, x+y=2, y=0

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution

    I think you find the area of the region which is 5/4
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  3. Jul 30, 2011 #2


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    Re: Centroid

    Sure, that's the area alright. What else do you have to compute to find the centroid?
  4. Jul 30, 2011 #3


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    Re: Centroid

    That is NOT what I get for the area! dohsan, could you show your work?
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