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Maximizing and Minimizing Functions

18). Find the dimensions of a cylinder of maximum volume that can inscribed in a cone with radius 12cm and height 20cm.

19). A ball is thrown upward with a velocity of 39.2 m/sec from a height of 6cm. Find
A) the maximum height
B) the time required to reach the maximum height
C) the velocity after 8 seconds

Solution Summary

Maximum and minmum values are found using derivatives.