# Area Calculation using a 4th Degree Function

- Author:
- Kalyan Chatterjea

- Topic:
- Area

Simpson's 1st Rule assumes a 2nd degree equation
Simpson's 2nd Rule assumes a 3rd degree equation
Using GeoGebra we have used a 4th degree equation

As you can see visually, the 4th degree trend line is closer to the given points and therefore the area calculated should be more accurate!