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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

What is the difference between local and global maxima ?

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  1. Owlfred
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  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    global maxima means there is nothing greater anywhere. local maxima means there is nothing greater nearby.

  3. anonymous
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    A global maxima is always a local maxima, a local maxima is sometimes a global maxima.

  4. anonymous
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    thank you :)

  5. anonymous
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    then you look at the boundaries

  6. anonymous
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    or there could be no extremum

  7. anonymous
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    is it possible to use higher order differntials for the same ?

  8. anonymous
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    it's hard to get any information from higher order derivatives. Do you have a specific problem?

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