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Area Under a Curve

Area Under a Curve

Applet computes the area of a figure made of rectangles which approximates the region under the given curve. This curve is the graph of a polynomial of degree three or less.


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Bernd Schroeder
Bernd Schroeder (Faculty)
20 years ago
Nice interactive applet to visualize Riemann sums. Great for demonstrations.
Unfortunately limited to polynomials of degree 3 or less, but then again, how
many demonstrations does one need?

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Runs fine under WIN98 and Explorer