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# Michael's Tutoring Blog

## Process approach to Optimization problems

In my free response, I explain that I use a process approach to problem solving. My approach to calculus optimization problems is one idea of my process approach:

Process for Optimization Problems:

1. Determine any limitations that bound the problem.
2. Determine the function that we are interested in optimizing -- make sure it is in 1 variable. f(x)
3. Take the first derivative of the function => f ' (x).
4. Look for critical points where f '(x)=0 or f '(x)=infinity. Solve for appropriate x values (ones that make sense for the problem).
5. Take the second derivative f ''(x) to determine if...

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