Consider the map ##\phi (t,s) \mapsto (f(t,s),g(t,s))##, a point belonging to the envelope of this map satisfy the condition ##J_{\phi}(t,s)=0##. What is the role of the Jacobian in maps like these and why points in the envelope have to satisfy ##J_{\phi}(t,s)=0##?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Envelope of a parametric family of functions

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