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  • 5 years ago

Optimization question #2: Find the area of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in the ellipse x^2/16 + y^2/9 = 1

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  1. amistre64
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    same idea; find a value for x or y and use that into the A = xy and derive

  2. anonymous
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    its more difficult in ellipse form isn't it?

  3. amistre64
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    same difficulty, just a different form ...

  4. amistre64
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    get rid of the denoms; and go at it ;)

  5. anonymous
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    oh thank u

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