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3-43.

Write and evaluate a Riemann sum to determine the area for

*below. Choose the number of rectangles so that your answer will be a good approximation of the area. What is interesting about the sign of your result? Use a description or sketch of the function to support your answer.*

Your answer should be relatively close to -axis on this interval.