Saturday, April 26, 2014

MathNotations Math Induction Challenge

Correction/Update: n is a positive integer

If a,b,c are the sides of a right triangle, c>a, c>b
prove by Mathematical Induction that
a^n + b^n < c^n, for n> 2

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