Describe the procedure for finding critical points of a function in two independent variables

melodykap 2021-09-18 Answered
Describe the procedure for finding critical points of a function in two independent variables.
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Answered 2021-09-19 Author has 94 answers

Step 1
Based on the theorem on location of extrema, our aim is to
Determine xf(x,y)  and  yf(x,y) if the exist, and then solve the system
Step 2
{xf(x,y)=0yf(x,y)=0
The solution (if any) are the critical points to be further tested.

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