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28 - Optimization

How do we solve applied maximum and minimum problems?

Homework: Handout

Vocabulary: Optimization

Resources: Box-with-open-top Applet  ♦  Fence Optimization Applet

Study Questions:

  1. What roles do the First Derivative Test and the Second Derivative Test play in solving optimization problems?
  2. What general steps can you follow to approach any optimization problem?
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