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Jack
10-10-2013, 11:07 AM
How can we find the minimum value of the sum of two integers whose product is 24?

thanks

miranda
10-10-2013, 11:08 AM
We must find all possible pairs of numbers whose product is 24 and then choose that one with minimum value of sum.
(1,24) -> Sum=25
(2,12) -> Sum= 14
(3,8) -> Sum=11
(4,6) -> Sum=10
So the correct answer is 10.

Jack
10-10-2013, 11:08 AM
thank you miranda