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Lagrange Multipliers

Use Lagrange multipliers to determine the smallest value of the function f(x,y) = 2x^2-x+3y^2 for points (x,y) on the circle x^2 + y^2 = 1.

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Lagrange multipliers are employed to find thesmallest value of a function for points on a circle. The solution is detailed and well presented.