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Maximize nonlinear function with linear constraints

asked 2019-04-04 01:13:14 +0100

merluza gravatar image

updated 2019-04-04 01:15:33 +0100

I would like to have Sage maximize 60 * 5^{x0} *4^{x1} * 3^{x2}, where x0, x1, x2 are nonnegative integers such that

x0+x1+x2=2k-3 and x1+2*x2 >= 3k-3,

where k is any nonnegative integer such that 3<= k <=20. I would like to create a loop so that Sage does this for me for each of these values of k.

I know that Sage has a tool called minimize_constrained, but I can't find a tool called "maximize_constrained". Please help! Thank you in advance :-)

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answered 2019-04-04 01:59:37 +0100

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Hint: maximize f by minimizing (-f).

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