# MATH 253 Honors, Fall 2014 Maple Projects

Final Projects have been edited by Dr. P. Yasskin at Texas A&M University.

## Maplets

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### 2D Max/Min Problems solved by using Lagrange Multipliers

Minimum the Distance from a Line to a Point
by Blake Leiker Austin & Jeffrey Zhao

Maple Worksheet

Minimize the Cost of a Fence
by Philip Stevens & Conner Wilson

Maple Worksheet

Minimize Area of a Poster with Fixed Margins
by Preston Biro & Matias Kalaswad

Maple Worksheet

Maximize the Area of a Rectangles Inscribed in an Ellipse
by Kyle Koiner & Michael New

Maple Worksheet

Minimize the Surface Area of a Box
by Randy Ardywibowo & Hunter Denton

Maple Worksheet

Minimize the Cost of a Tin Can
by Nutchapol Dendumrongsup, Alec Hendricks & Ryan Shortt

Maple Worksheet

### 3D Max/Min Problems solved by Eliminating a Variable

Minimize the Cost of an Aquarium by Gabrielle Adams & Nafe Alsawfta
Maple Worksheet

Maximize the Volume of a Box Inscribed in an Ellipsoid
by Kaitlin Basham

Maple Worksheet

Find the Minimum Distance from a Plane to the Origin
by David Bobbitt & Justin Feldt

Maple Worksheet

Maximize a Monomial on a Plane
by Jane Frederick & Sarah Jacobson

Maple Worksheet

Find the Points on a Surface Closest to the Origin
by Colette Cope & Katherine Schneider

Maple Worksheet

Maximize the Volume of a Box under a Plane
by Michelle Bogush & Andrew Kirfman

Maple Worksheet

### 3D Max/Min Problems solved by using Lagrange Multipliers

Find the Point on a Plane Closest to the Origin
by Thomas Marks & Julia Taylor

Maple Worksheet

Maximize a Monomial on a Plane
by Troy Buhr & Jordan Taylor

Maple Worksheet

Minimize the Distance from a Surface to the Origin
by Mary Julian & Sarah Michaels

Maple Worksheet

Minimize the Surface Area of a Box with a Given Volume
by Mark Collins & Carlo De Guzman

Maple Worksheet

Minimize the Volume of a Box with Fixed Surface Area
by Mason Chase & Bohao Cheng

Maple Worksheet

Last Updated: Dec 14, 2014, PBY
E-mail to yasskin@math.tamu.edu