OPTIMIZATION PROBLEM HELP!!! PLEASE?

The top and bottom margins of a poster are 4 cm and the side margins are each 2 cm. If the area of printed material on the poster is fixed at 384 square centimeters, find the dimensions of the poster with the smallest area.

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  • Anonymous
    8 years ago
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    Hello tangoforever,

    I have posted a full solution to your question at one of the math help forums I help to moderate so that I may provide you with an easy to read explanation using LaTeX and a graph plot:

    http://www.mathhelpboards.com/f52/tangoforevers-qu...

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