## How do you calculate the minimum or maximum?

To find the maximum or minimum value of a quadratic function, start with the general form of the function and combine any similar terms. For example, if you’re starting with the function f(x) = 3x + 2x – x^2 + 3x^2 + 4, you would combine the x^2 and x terms to simplify and end up with f(x) = 2x^2 + 5x + 4.

**How do you solve maximum?**

If you are given the formula y = ax2 + bx + c, then you can find the maximum value using the formula max = c – (b2 / 4a). If you have the equation y = a(x-h)2 + k and the a term is negative, then the maximum value is k.

**How do you calculate the minimum?**

If your quadratic equation has a positive a term, it will also have a minimum value. You can find this minimum value by graphing the function or by using one of the two equations. If you have the equation in the form of y = ax^2 + bx + c, then you can find the minimum value using the equation min = c – b^2/4a.

### What is the minimum in a math problem?

The minimum value of a function is the lowest point of a vertex. If your quadratic equation has a positive a term, it will also have a minimum value. You can find this minimum value by graphing the function or by using one of the two equations.

**How do you write a minimization problem?**

Minimization Linear Programming Problems

- Write the objective function.
- Write the constraints. For standard minimization linear programming problems, constraints are of the form: ax+by≥c.
- Graph the constraints.
- Shade the feasibility region.
- Find the corner points.
- Determine the corner point that gives the minimum value.

**What is a maximum in math?**

maximum, In mathematics, a point at which a function’s value is greatest. If the value is greater than or equal to all other function values, it is an absolute maximum. If it is merely greater than any nearby point, it is a relative, or local, maximum.

## How do you solve Max?

**What is maximum math example?**

The largest value. The maximum of {14, 4, 16, 12} is 16.

**What is maximum and example?**

The definition of maximum is the largest number or highest number of something that is permissible or possible. When you are going as fast a the car will possibly allow, this is an example of reaching the maximum speed.