Calculus
posted by Amanda E. .
A right triangle has one leg on the xaxis. The vertex at the right end of that leg is at the point (3,0). The other vertex touches the graph os y=e^x. the entire triangle is to lie in the first quadrant. Find the maximum area of this triangle.Justify your answer.
My work:
A= (3x)y/2
y=e^x
A=(3x)(e^x)/2 < is this the right equation?
Thanks.
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