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sketching isobars

This question relates to a section that deals with basic vector calculus and introduces partial derivatives. Here is the question:

Consider the scalar field (pressure field) given by f(x,y,)=9x^2 +4y^2.

Q: Find the isobars (curves of constant pressure) and sketch some of them.

Solution Summary

This explains how to sketch some isobars for a given scalar field.