Applications of Differentiation – Maximums and Minimums

Maximums and Minimums

Finding the Maximum and Minimum value of functions involves finding where the derivative functions are equal to zero.

Examples

  1. How To Find The Maximum Area Of A Rectangle In A Parabola.
  2. How To Find The Maximum Surface Area Of A Cylinder Inside A Cone.
  3. How To Find The Minimum Surface Area Of A Triangular Prism.

Example 1

How To Find The Maximum Area Of A Rectangle In A Parabola.

Example 2

How To Find The Maximum Surface Area Of A Cylinder Inside A Cone.

Example 3

How To Find The Minimum Surface Area Of A Triangular Prism.