# Can you evaluate the integral by interpreting it in terms of areas?

##### 1 Answer

May 28, 2018

#### Explanation:

Let's sketch the graph of

Integrating is just finding the area under a curve, so since we have two triangle, we just find their areas, add them up and we're all done.

The first triangle has base length of

The second triangle has base length

Therefore

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