# Integrals : Closed Region - Bounded

12. What is the area of the closed region bounded by y = x2 - |x| and the x-axis, between x = -1 and x = 1?

A. 1/12 B. 1/6 C. 1/3

D. 2/3 E. 5/6

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f(x) = x^2 - |x|

=> f(x) = x^2 + x (for x < 0)

and,

f(x) = x^2 - x (for ...

#### Solution Summary

An integral is solved. The closed region bounded by integrals are determined.

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