The Maximum Rectangular Area under Different Curves

This Demonstration illustrates a common type of max-min problem from a Calculus I course—that of finding the maximum area of a rectangle inscribed in the first quadrant under a given curve. A variety of curves are included.
  • Contributed by: Marc Brodie (Wheeling Jesuit University)

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