In this lesson, you will learn how to compute triple integrals using both rectangular and cylindrical coordinates. The process is similar to double integrals, with one more coordinate to consider. The lesson includes examples of setting up triple integrals using different orders of integration and coordinate systems. Additionally, the concept of symmetry is discussed as a way to simplify the calculations. Overall, this lesson is a great resource for anyone who wants to improve their understanding of triple integrals in space.
Learn how to compute triple integrals using both rectangular and cylindrical coordinates.
Denis Auroux. 18.02 Multivariable Calculus, Fall 2007. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare). http://ocw.mit.edu (Accessed March 21, 2009). License: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike.