Mechanics Homework 19-1 705 - Centroid of parabolic segment by integration Name_______________

Problem 19-1 Determine the centroid of the shaded area shown in Fig. P-705, which is bounded by the x-axis, the line x = a and the parabola y 2 = kx.

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\(A = \frac{2}{3}ab\), \(\bar{x} = \frac{3}{5}a\), \(\bar{y} = \frac{3}{8}b\)