A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
← 55 members online
 0 viewing
anonymous
 5 years ago
What is the (closest) distance from the curve 2
y = x to the point
(x, y) = (16,1 2)
anonymous
 5 years ago
What is the (closest) distance from the curve 2 y = x to the point (x, y) = (16,1 2)

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sorry, to the point (x, y) = (16, 0.5)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you'll have to find the absolute min in this case. Have you taken Optimization?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is it 2y = x? or y = x?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm not sure, but I think it's (8,1). I just substituted the points in the equation.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, thanx for helping again
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.