# Solution: In Exercises 1 and 2, determine whether the

Chapter 1, Problem 1

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QUESTION:

In Exercise, determine whether the problem can be solved using precalculus or if calculus is required. If the problem can be solved using precalculus, solve it. If the problem seems to require calculus, explain your reasoning. Use a graphical or numerical approach to estimate the solution.

Find the distance between the points (1, 1) and (3, 9) along the curve $$y=x^{2}$$.

QUESTION:

In Exercise, determine whether the problem can be solved using precalculus or if calculus is required. If the problem can be solved using precalculus, solve it. If the problem seems to require calculus, explain your reasoning. Use a graphical or numerical approach to estimate the solution.

Find the distance between the points (1, 1) and (3, 9) along the curve $$y=x^{2}$$.

Step 1 of 4

The distance between the points (1,1)  and (3,9) along the curve $$y=x^{2}$$ needs to be found.