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Area and integrals

The problem reads:
1)Plot the following functions on the same coordinate system with the given domain and range.

y = x^4 - 2x^2 and y = 2x^2 -4 <= x <= 4 -2 <= y <= 10

2)I am then to set up the definite integral that gives the area of the region bounded by the graphs of the functions.

I had no trouble plotting these two functions but am having difficulty doing part 2 of the problem.

What is the definite integral that is being requested by this problem?

This is not a lesson about definite integrals, per se, but is an exercise in how to use the math computer program, MAPLE Version 12.

Once I have the definite integral, I will be instructed on how to enter it into the MAPLE program and evaluate the integral using the program.

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The solution shows how to find the area between two functions.