Solids of Revolution

Pressing the "play" button will start the animation.

You can change the function f(x) and the limits of slider c to draw the solid of revolution created by rotating f(x) about the x-axis.

Erase traces by moving the drawing pad.

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(c) 2011 Dustin L. Jones

Dusty Jones, April 22, 2011, Created with GeoGebra