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#1 2013-02-12 03:51:29

{7/3}
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Hello!

Hello,I am a new user.I am a curious boy,if I see something new I try to learn about it.I intend to learn and help about math from this forum,thank you for your time.May all your lives' second differential be negative.


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#2 2013-02-12 03:54:42

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Hi {7/3};

Welcome to the forum!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

#3 2013-02-12 06:10:04

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hi {7/3}

Welcome to the forum.

{7/3} wrote:

May all your lives' second differential be negative.

Are you sure?  I think that means it's all down hill from here.  eek  smile

http://i.imgur.com/VvDlvlz.gif

Bob

Last edited by bob bundy (2013-03-06 08:05:10)


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#4 2013-02-12 06:16:19

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Hi {7/3}

Welcome to the forum! smile


The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
 

#5 2013-02-12 12:23:40

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I meant,if first derivative is 0 and second derivative is -ve the point is local mamimum.Also if 2nd derivative is -ve for any x,y and z between them,(z,f(z)) is over the secant line of (x,f(x)) and (y,f(y)).


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#6 2013-02-12 19:07:49

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hi {7/3}

How are you today?

Doesn't it depend on where the points x, y, and z lie?

Bob


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