The base of a solid is the region bounded by the graphs of x=y^2 and x=4. "Each cross section is perpendicular to the x-axis is a triangle of altitude 2." Find the volume of the solid.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

That was how it was worded, I'm guessing it meant Each cross section perpendicular to the x-axis is a triangle of altitude 2?

Assuming that's what it says. How are these problems tackled? The addition of the quoted sentence confuses me a tad bit on what direction to head.

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# Find the volume of the solid

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