Post a New Question

Math

posted by on .

Among all pairs of numbers whose difference is 88, find a pair whose product is as small as possible.

  • Math - ,

    I bet one of the numbers is zero.

  • Math - ,

    -44 and 44.

  • Math - ,

    This can also be solved by doing:

    x-y = 88
    min x*y.


    x = 88+y, so you get

    minimize x^2+88x,
    which can be done with calculus.

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question