On the classification of constrained extrema

Using simple arguments, accessible to students of advanced calculus with an interest in Mathematics, we show the equivalence of several criteria, scattered in the literature, to classify the critical points of functions of two or three variables when restricted to side conditios.

Main Authors: Proti, Orieta, Figueroa, H?ctor
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/cienciaytecnologia/article/view/2211
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14642
Summary: Using simple arguments, accessible to students of advanced calculus with an interest in Mathematics, we show the equivalence of several criteria, scattered in the literature, to classify the critical points of functions of two or three variables when restricted to side conditios.