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    What is the importance of max/min problems in the real world today?

    What is the importance of max/min problems in the real world today?
    facts and examples are much appreciated!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by xgoldenxgirlx View Post
    What is the importance of max/min problems in the real world today?
    facts and examples are much appreciated!!
    They are one of the most practical Calculus applications...max and min problems tell given a distance equation when a particle is at rest and where it changes direction...how to maximize profit in the making of tin cans what dimensions offer the best profit...they help with finding the best inventory/sale ratio...they also help find whats the best way to set up your fencing so that the max area is enclosed
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    Quote Originally Posted by xgoldenxgirlx View Post
    What is the importance of max/min problems in the real world today?
    facts and examples are much appreciated!!
    Because a lot of times you want to find the best possible solution. Which is often a max or min value.
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