Posted by **Sameul** on Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 7:31pm.

im stuck in this question,i tried everything but i failed... can u please help me.

find two numbers whose sum is 32 and whose product is a maximum.

please help me!!!

- grade 10 math -
**Reiny**, Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 8:09pm
why don't you make 3 columns,

first one x, second one y, third one xy

then

2 30 60

3 29 87

4 28 112

.

.

until xy, or the product, becomes as large as possible.

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