### Home > PC > Chapter 2 > Lesson 2.3.8 > Problem 2-168

2-168.

*y* = *x*^{3} + 2*x* + 6 for −1 ≤ *x* ≤ 3. Don't actually find the area, just explain how you would calculate it. Homework Help ✎

Think about the steps and order you take to find the area under the curve.

It may be easier to make a list first of ideas. Then write in complete sentences.