4.6 Trapezoid Rule
By the end of your studying, you should know:
On-screen applet instructions:
The applet illustrates the Trapezoid Rule. Select the number of subintervals from the pull-down menu. For comparison, you can click the buttons at the bottom to see other approximations.
with 4 trapezoids. Sketch a figure showing the curve and the trapezoids involved. Compare your answer with the answer you find using integration formulas.
VideosSee short videos of worked problems for this section.
ExercisesSee Exercises for 4.6 Trapezoid Rule (PDF).
Work online to solve the exercises for this section, or for any other section of the textbook.
Resources on the WebInformation on Newton
Biographical data from St. Andrew's University's Web site
Excerpt from W.W. Rouse Ball's "A Short Account of the History of Mathematics"
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