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seidi.yamauti
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What is the maximun of f(x)=3cosx+2sinx ?
Whithout using derivatives
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seidi.yamauti Group Title
What is the maximun of f(x)=3cosx+2sinx ? Whithout using derivatives
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how about limits? lol
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Traxter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@seidi.yamauti are you aware of what the graphs of cosx and sinx look like?
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Traxter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@abayomi12 he said without using derivatives.
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abayomi12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I'd simplify this first: f(x) = 2 * sin(x) * cos(x) f(x) = sin(2x)
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matricked Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
max value of acosx+bsinx is sqrt(a^2+b^2) and min is sqrt(a^2+b^2) thus here max value is sqrt(3^2+2^2)
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mukushla Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.7
\[a\cos x+b\sin x=\sqrt{a^2+b^2} (\frac{a}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}}\cos x+\frac{b}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}}\sin x)\] using the fact that\[(\frac{a}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}})^2+(\frac{b}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}})^2=1\] u can prove\[\sqrt{a^2+b^2} (\frac{a}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}}\cos x+\frac{b}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}}\sin x)=\sqrt{a^2+b^2} \sin(x+\alpha)\]or\[\sqrt{a^2+b^2} (\frac{a}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}}\cos x+\frac{b}{\sqrt{a^2+b^2}}\sin x)=\sqrt{a^2+b^2} \cos(x+\beta)\]
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
cool.. B
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phi Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
in other words, use the identity sin(x+y) = sin(x)cos(y)+cos(x)sin(y)
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abayomi12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
maximum = sqrt(3^2 + 2^2) = sqrt(13)
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CIDACPPRADYUMAN Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
अगर आप चाहें तो वोल्फ्रम का उपयोग कर सकते हैं.
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CIDACPPRADYUMAN Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
बात समझ आई?
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CIDACPPRADYUMAN Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@mukushla आप तो मास्टर हो, मास्टर!
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mukushla Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.7
man this is hindi !
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sami21 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ye cid walay yahan kya kar rahay hain :P
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CIDInspectorDAYA Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@sami21 Kya chal raha hai?
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CIDACPPRADYUMAN Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@sami21 chutti pe hain hum sab
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CIDACPPRADYUMAN Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
humari police
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sami21 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
btw just to let you know guys irreverent answers are considered as SPAM .
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CIDACPPRADYUMAN Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol
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mboorstin Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You can use a special trig identity: Acos(x) + Bsin(x) = Ccos(xy), where C=\sqrt{A^2=B^2) and y = arctan(B/A). Hence \[f(x)=3\cos x + 2\sin x = \sqrt{13}\cos\left(xarctan\tfrac{2}{3}\right)\approx\sqrt{13}\cos\left(x.588\right)\] But in any case, the maximum for cos is 1, so the maximum for f(x) is the square root of 13.
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
also \(a\sin(x)+b\cos(x)=\sqrt{a^2+b^2}\sin(x+\theta)\) for suitable \(\theta\) as i recall you can get this from "addition angle" formula
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mboorstin Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@satellite73, how are you inserting equations without linebreaks? $ signs don't seems to work here (as they would in LaTeX).
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
use \( instead of \[
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mboorstin Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thank you.
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you are right, $ does not work here turns out \( is an alternative in latex if you need to see any code, right click and you can see it. it is good method for copying and pasting as well, so you don't have to rewrite the latex every time
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