# How do you find the area of the region between the curves #y=x-1# and #y^2=2x+6# ?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 20, 2014

The area of the region between

Let us look at some details.

The region looks like this:

By solving the equations for

Let us find he y-coordinates of the points of intersection.

So, the region spans from

Now, we can find the area by