E297 -- Analytica explicatio methodi maximorum et minimorum

(Explanation of the analytical method in the maxima and minima)


Summary:

Euler considers the calculus of variations.

According to C. G. J. Jacobi, a treatise with this title was read to the Berlin Academy on September 9, 1756.

According to the records, it was presented to the St. Petersburg Academy on December 1, 1760.

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