Determine the minimal distance from point (-3,3) to the curve given by y=(x-3)^2
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Originally Posted by skeske1234 Determine the minimal distance from point (-3,3) to the curve given by y=(x-3)^2 points are and use the distance formula
Let [mathA(-3,3), \ P(x,(x-3)^2)[/tex] If f decreasing. If f increasing. Then is a point of minimum. The minimum of f is . The minimum distance is
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