1. maximizing problem.

Solve the problem of maximizing 10x — x^2 subject to x — ɑ ≤ 0, ɑ ϵ R. Determine the maximum value function.

ɑ = alpha

2. Originally Posted by student123
Draw a graph of $f(x) = 10x - x^2$.
Then you should see that if $\alpha \leq 5$ the maximum value is $f(\alpha)$ and if $\alpha > 5$ the maximum value is $f(5)$.