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More Constrained Min, nonlinear
Posted:
Aug 7, 1996 3:57 AM


Dear MathGroup,
<wolfrum@cs.unibonn.de> asked the question below, and several fine answers have been posted.
I have a related question.... What if the constraint:
abs(x+y) = 1
is replaced by a new constaint:
abs(x+y) <= 1
How can one solve a problem like this in Mma?? Thank you for your help
Dave
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> >Hi, > >I'm not yet quite familiar with all Mathematica features >(who is?) and I'm looking for a solution of a rather >simple problem. I can easily solve it by hand but I >wanna know how to do this with Mathematica. Here it is: > >Where is f(x,y)=x^2+y^2 minimal, if x and y are >constrained to abs(x+y)=1 ? > >Is it possible to solve this without programming? > >Please answer via email, thanks in advance, >Stefan. >
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