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    Volume of Solid from Revolution

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    Let R be the region bounded by the graphs of

    x - 2y - 8 = 0, and y=(x-6)/(x-3)

    a) Determine the VOLUME of the solid of revolution when R is revolved about the y-axis, using any suitable method.

    b) Also determine the volume of the solid revolution when R as defined above is revolved about the line y + 2 = 0, by any method.

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