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In mathematical analysis, the **maxima** and **minima** of a function, known
collectively as extrema (the plural of extremum), are the largest ...

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Finding **Maxima** and **Minima** using Derivatives ... (See below this **example** for
how we found that derivative.) ... **Example**: Find the **maxima** and **minima** for:.

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Sal gives multiple **examples** where he identifies relative maximum points, relative
minimum points, absolute maximum points, and absolute minimum points.

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In many applied problems we want to find the largest or smallest value that a
function achieves (for **example**, we might want to find the minimum cost at which
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immediate locality. In many applications, a scientist, engineer, or economist for
**example**, will be ... Using the first derivative to distinguish **maxima** from **minima**. 7.

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**Example** 14.7.2 Verify that f(x,y)=x2+y2 has a minimum at (0,0). First, we compute
all the ... **Example** 14.7.3 Find all local **maxima** and **minima** for f(x,y)=x2−y2.

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... or decreasing, relative **maxima** or **minima**, or the absolute maximum or
minimum value of f ... **Example**. The function f(x)=3x4−4x3−12x2+3 has first
derivative.

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As an **example**, the area of a rectangular lot, expressed in terms of its length and
width, may also be ... Steps in Solving **Maxima** and **Minima** Problems.