Are you sure?
This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?
2
nd
Worksheet Integral Calculus
1. M99P1
The area of the enclosed region shown in the diagram is defined by
y = x
2
+ 2, y = ax + 2, where a > 0.
x
y
a
0
2
This region is rotated 360° about the xaxis to form a solid of revolution. Find, in terms of
a,the volume of this solid of revolution.
2. M99P1
Using the substitution u =
2
1
x + 1, or otherwise, find the integral
∫
+1
2
1
x x dx.
3. M99P1
When air is released from an inflated balloon it is found that the rate of
decrease of the volume of the balloon is proportional to the volume of the
balloon. This can be represented by the differential equation
t
v
d
d
= – kv,
where v is the volume, t is the time and k is the constant of proportionality.
(a) If the initial volume of the balloon is v
0
, find an expression, in terms
of k, for the volume of the balloon at time t.
(b) Find an expression, in terms of k, for the time when the volume is
2
0
v
.
4. M99P2
Consider the function f : x x – x
2
for – 1 x k, where 1 < k 3.
(a) Sketch the graph of the function f.
b) Find the total finite area enclosed by the graph of f, the xaxis and the
line x = k.
5. N99P1
The area between the graph of y = e
x
and the xaxis from x = 0 to x = k (k > 0)
is rotated through 360° about the xaxis. Find, in terms of k and e, the
volume of the solid generated.
6. N99P1
Find the real number k > 1 for which
∫
,
`
.

+
k
x
1
2
1
1
dx =
2
3
.
7.N99P1
The acceleration, a(t) m s
–2
, of a fast train during the first 80 seconds of motion
is given by
a(t) = –
20
1
t + 2
where t is the time in seconds. If the train starts from rest at t = 0, find the
distance travelled by the
8.N99P1
In the diagram, PTQ is an arc of the parabola y = a
2
– x
2
, where a is a positive
constant, and PQRS is a rectangle. The area of the rectangle PQRS is
equal to the area between the arc PTQ of the parabola and the xaxis.
y
x
S R
Q
P
O
y = a – x
2 2
T
Find the dimensions of the rectangle in terms of a.
9.N99P1
The diagram shows part of the graph of y = 12x
2
(1 – x).
x
y
0
(a) Write down an integral which represents the area of the shaded region.
(b) Find the area of the shaded region.
10.N99P2
Consider the function f
k
(x) =
¹
'
¹
·
> −
0 , 0
0 , n 1
x
x kx x x
, where k ∈
(a) Find the derivative of f
k
(x), x > 0.
(b) Find the interval over which f(x) is increasing.
The graph of the function f
k
(x) is shown below.
(c) (i) Show that the stationary point of f
k
(x) is at x = e
k–1
.
(ii) One xintercept is at (0, 0).Find the coordinates of the other xintercept.
(d) Find the area enclosed by the curve and the xaxis.
(e) Find the equation of the tangent to the curve at A.
(f) Show that the area of the triangular region created by the tangent and the
coordinate axes is twice the area enclosed by the curve and the xaxis.
(g) Show that the xintercepts of f
k
(x) for consecutive values of k form a
geometric sequence.
11.M00P1
A rectangle is drawn so that its lower vertices are on the xaxis and its upper vertices
are on the curve y = sin x, where 0 ≤ x ≤ n.
(a) Write down an expression for the area of the rectangle.
(b) Find the maximum area of the rectangle.
12.N00P1
Calculate the area bounded by the graph of y = x sin (x
2
) and the xaxis, between x =
0 and the smallest positive xintercept.
13. N00P1
Solve the differential equation xy
x
y
d
d
= 1 + y
2
, given that y = 0 when x = 2.
14.N00P2
A uniform rod of length l metres is placed with its ends on two supports A, B at the
same horizontal level.
x
m e t r e s
l m e t r e s
y x ( )
A B
If y (x) metres is the amount of sag (ie the distance below [AB]) at a distance x
metres from support A, then it is known that
( ) lx x
l x
y
–
125
1
d
d
2
3 2
2
· .
(a) (i) Let z =
1500
1
2 3
125
1
2 3
3
+
,
`
.

−
lx x
l
. Show that
x
z
d
d
=
( ) lx x
l
−
2
3
125
1
.
(ii) Given that
x
w
d
d
= z and w(0) = 0, find w(x).
(iii) Show that w satisfies
2
2
d
d
x
w
=
3
125
1
l
(x
2
– lx), and that w(l) = w(0) = 0.
(b) Find the sag at the centre of a rod of length 2.4 metres.
15. N00P1
Find the value of a such that
∫
·
a
x x
0
2
. 740 . 0 d cos
Give your answer to 3 decimal places.
16. N00P2
(a) Sketch and label the graphs of
2
–
e ) (
x
x f · and 1 – e ) (
2
x
x g · for
0 ≤ x ≤ 1, and shade the region A which is bounded by the graphs and the y
axis.
(b) Let the xcoordinate of the point of intersection of the curves y = f(x) and y =
g(x) be p.
Without finding the value of p, show that
2
p
< area of region A < p.
(c) Find the value of p correct to four decimal places.
(d) Express the area of region A as a definite integral and calculate its value.
17. M01P2
Let f(x) = x cos 3x.
(a) Use integration by parts to show that
∫
+ + · . 3 cos
9
1
3 sin
3
1
d ) ( c x x x x x f
(b) Use your answer to part (a) to calculate the exact area enclosed by f(x) and
the xaxis in each of the following cases. Give your answers in terms of π.
(i)
6
3
6
π π
≤ ≤ x
(ii)
6
5
6
3 π π
≤ ≤ x
(iii)
6
7
6
5 π π
≤ ≤ x
(c) Given that the above areas are the first three terms of an arithmetic
sequence, find an expression for the total area enclosed by f(x) and the
xaxis for
6
) 1 2 (
6
π π +
≤ ≤
n
x , where n ∈ . Give your answers in terms
of n and π.
18. N01P2
A particle is moving along a straight line so that t seconds after passing through a
fixed point O on the line, its velocity v (t) m s
–1
is given by
,
`
.

· t t t v
3
sin ) (
π
.
(a) Find the values of t for which v(t) = 0, given that 0 ≤ t ≤ 6.
(b) (i) Write down a mathematical expression for the total distance travelled
by the particle in the first six seconds after passing through O.
(ii) Find this distance.
19.N02P1
Find
∫
. d ) – cos ( θ θ θ θ
20. M04P1
Find
∫
x
x
x
d
ln
21. N04P1
Using the substitution 2x = sinθ, or otherwise, find
∫
,
`
.

− x x d 4 1
2
.
This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?