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Worksheet 22: “Minimum and maximum”

This WS presents detailed solutions, by cartesian and by polar coordinates, of the optimization problem: find the maximum total area of a cylinder inscribed in a sphere. The solution has a minimum of words; the students are required to explain he passages. The apparently strange solution given by MAPLE is discussed. WS-22: Maximum area of Read more about Worksheet 22: “Minimum and maximum”[…]