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    Find the maximum distance of the normal from the centre of the ellipse

    Normal is drawn at a variable point 'P' of an ellipse <br />
\frac{x^2}{a^2} + \frac{y^2}{b^2} = 1<br />
    Find the maximum distance of the normal from the centre of the ellipse
    Last edited by zorro; December 27th 2009 at 01:08 PM.
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