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Find two numbers whose sum is 48 such that the sum of their squares is a minimum.

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  1. anonymous
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    we don't know the two numbers let them be x+y=48 this is the sum the second part x^2+y^2 is a minimum. lets solve the first equation for y and sub into the second equation. Try It.

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