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For every new portfolio, the efficient frontier as well as the point of tangency with the indifference curve is calculated (Markowitz algorithm).
What Nilakanth saw at the point of tangency between Hinduism and Christianity were frictions and incongruities that would keep him preoccupied for many years.
This study investigated whether and how computers in realistic classroom settings could influence first year engineering students' learning point of tangency, derivative at a point, and the approximate value of a function at a point.
If the follower is a gear, point p is taken to be the point of tangency between the pitch circles of the planet gear and the follower.