# Constrained minimum problem

1. Apr 13, 2012

### Pepala

Hi,

I need help with this problem;

minimize x^3, subject to K= x-Ωπ

so would the solution be

K-Ωπ=x

thanks!

2. Apr 14, 2012

### HallsofIvy

Staff Emeritus
I don't understand your question. If K and $\Omega$ are constants, then x is given as a specific number. There is no question of "minimizing" anything!