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Among all pairs of numbers whose difference is 24, find a pair whose product is as small possible. What is the minimum product? I need all the steps please! in algebra form not calculus! i only have 1 hour>.<
 2 years ago
Among all pairs of numbers whose difference is 24, find a pair whose product is as small possible. What is the minimum product? I need all the steps please! in algebra form not calculus! i only have 1 hour>.<

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junglebooboo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[x  y = 24 and x = 24 + y , \therefore (24 + y)(y) = 24 y + y^2\]

junglebooboo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0calc, but still.. should give u an indication

surajvarma
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[xy = 24\] \[xy = least\] \[xy = x if y = 1\] \[then x = \]

surajvarma
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x  y = 24 xy = least if xy = x,then xy = lest so numbers are 1,25
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