Posted by **Salman** on Friday, November 20, 2009 at 4:00am.

There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] and a point(Q) on the graph of

[(y + 6)^2 = x^3 - 116 x^2 - 417 x + 267460] such that the distance between them is as small as possible.

To solve this problem, we let ((x,y) be the coordinates of the point Q. Then we need to minimize the following function of (x) and (y): What will be the equation containing x and y after minimization has occured?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Calculus - There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = ...
- Math - There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] ...
- Maths - There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] ...
- Math - There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] ...
- Maths - There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] ...
- calculus - let f be the function f(x) = x^3 + 3x^2 - x + 2 a. the tangent to the...
- calculus - answer the questions about the following function f(x)= 10x^2/x^4+25 ...
- college algebra, Please help!! - Answer the following function. f(x)=2x^2-x-1 A...
- college algebra, Please help!! - Answer the following function. f(x)=2x^2-x-1 A...
- Math - Choose the three true statements about the graph of the quadratic ...

More Related Questions