Yes, solving the equation is really hard. It is simpler to show that if
takes on the value in the second part of the min, the condition in (b) is satisfied.
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Originally Posted by mileschen
For Problem 2.14(c), to determine the min value, the way I think would be try to solve the equation in (b) and get L. Maybe L is the second part of the min. However, how to solve the equation is a really hard question. Thus, could anyone tell me how to solve the equation or give me a hint on how to get the right answer?
