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    Solve the minimization problem and determine whether there is a unique value of alpha the gives the minimum?

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    Minimization of Integral:

    I will use "a" for alpha

    Min Integral (x = -1 to 1) [{ (x-ax^2)^2} dx ]
    a

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    This solution shows how to solve a minimization problem.

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