Finding coordinates of the centroid

  1. Sketch the region bounded by the curves and visually estimate the location of the centroid. Then find the exact coordinates of the centroid.

    y=1/x, y=0, x=1, x=2
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  3. robphy

    robphy 4,472
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    what's your definition of the centroid?
  4. I am thinking it is the center of mass.
  5. radou

    radou 3,108
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    As robphy said, start with a definition.
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