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Asked Oct 16, 2019
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how to find critical points of x + 16/x and if they are local min or maxima

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Critical points of a function f can be computed by eq...

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16 f(x)=x f(x)0 16 = 0 11 dx x 16 1- 16 1 = x2 16 This, implies that - 4 and 4 are critical points of f Also note that the function f is not defined at 0 and so 0 is a critical point off Thus, Critical points are 0, - 4 and 4

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