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8-59.

No calculator!** **Integrate.

You could rewrite the integrand as a piecewise function and then integrate each piece separately, or...

You could think about the shape of the graph of

and evaluate this integral geometrically.

Before integrating, distribute the

.

Before integrating, think about the shape of the graph of

. Evaluate this integral geometrically. Careful: Will the area be positive or negative?

Evaluate this integral geometrically.