<![CDATA[Math Is Fun Forum / Calculus Distraught!]]>2012-10-11T17:27:07ZFluxBBhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?id=18204<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Hi;

Looks like a typo.

]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=337902012-10-11T17:27:07Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234856#p234856<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>The solution provided by my professor is 1/131, with no direct clarification of the answer.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=975782012-10-11T14:16:28Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234841#p234841<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>I submitted my results today at Yale and recieved an almost-perfect mark. Apparently, my answer to the particle question, despite the fact that Bobbym agreed with me, is incorrect.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=975782012-10-11T12:58:30Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234834#p234834<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Yes, I always try to use the username. It is the name the person chose to sign in here so it is obviously there preferred moniker.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=337902012-10-09T21:58:06Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234668#p234668<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Yes. You said so yourself.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=1187862012-10-09T21:55:39Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234667#p234667<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Are you sure about that?]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=337902012-10-09T10:23:31Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234633#p234633<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>bobbym calls everybody by their forum username.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=1187862012-10-09T07:50:50Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234630#p234630<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Oh, okay. By the way, you can call me Shivam or Cless. Anyways, I didn't go to Yale today so I will submit my results later.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=975782012-10-08T23:16:43Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234614#p234614<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Hi Shivamcoder3013;

What anonimnystefy is saying is just because you go to infinity that does not mean you have found a maximum. There is a way to prove have the largest value at 75.

]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=337902012-10-08T03:18:18Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234559#p234559<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>By the way, I apologize for my improper LaTeX syntax.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=975782012-10-08T01:36:40Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234557#p234557<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Well... Using L'Hopitals Rule, we simply take the derivative of the numerator and the denominator separately to get . Then simply calculate the limit by cancelling the terms to receive the final answer 75.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=975782012-10-08T01:34:58Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234556#p234556<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Yes, and that is what is needed to be done in order for the proof to be complete.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=1187862012-10-08T00:04:04Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234555#p234555<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>That is very good and true. There is a way to determine where the maximum value is and prove that it occurs at infinity.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=337902012-10-07T19:16:19Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234507#p234507<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>Not true. That just gets you the limit, but doesn't guarantee that that value is the maximum of the function.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=1187862012-10-07T17:42:02Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234506#p234506<![CDATA[Re: Calculus Distraught!]]>You prove it by taking the limit of that function.]]>http://www.mathisfunforum.com/profile.php?id=337902012-10-07T12:19:17Zhttp://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?pid=234498#p234498