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yehuda ben-shimol
09/29/05 02:22am

Hi,
The Constant attribute is used for differentiation
You can add a property to a, that is
a:/NumericQ[a]==True
and then
Minimize[a+x^2,x]
will return
{a, {x -> 0}}
as expected

Simpler then that
Assuming[NumericQ[a]=True,Minimize[a+x^2,x]]
yehuda

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minimize and maximize (suit) rudy 09/28/05 03:00am
Re: minimize and maximize (suit) yehuda ben-s... 09/29/05 02:22am
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