4.9 Arc Length
By the end of your studying, you should know:
On-screen applet instructions:
Use the pull-down menu to change the value of n, the number of line segments.
ExamplesFind the length of the parabola y = x2 from x = 0 to x = 1.
VideosSee short videos of worked problems for this section.
ExercisesSee Exercises for 4.9 Arc Length (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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