Hi,

Much appreciate if anyone could help with this...

Prove

n^2 <= (a1+...+an).(1/a1+...+1/an)

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- Nov 16th 2009, 01:49 PMchingsProve n^2<= ......
Hi,

Much appreciate if anyone could help with this...

Prove

n^2 <= (a1+...+an).(1/a1+...+1/an) - Nov 16th 2009, 02:21 PMRaoh
hi(Hi)

- Nov 16th 2009, 02:28 PMPlato
- Nov 16th 2009, 02:30 PMRaoh
- Nov 16th 2009, 02:48 PMtonio

It must be , otherwise

Now, do you know the Means Inequalities?:

Well, taking the two extremes in the above inequalities gives you what you want. About the proof of the inequalities (well, THE inequality, since only the left one is needed: the right one follows from this taking the inverse of the elements) you can search inside MHF and look for a solution. I sent one just yesterday, in another thread)

Tonio - Nov 16th 2009, 02:53 PMDefunkt
- Nov 16th 2009, 02:55 PMRaoh
- Nov 16th 2009, 03:09 PMchings
- Nov 16th 2009, 03:56 PMDrexel28
- Nov 16th 2009, 06:45 PMchings
zomg noobed.

thanks again. - Nov 17th 2009, 06:47 AMchings
Hi Tonio,

still can't seem to find the page. Could you kindly assist please thank you. - Nov 17th 2009, 06:50 AMRaoh
- Nov 17th 2009, 06:52 AMtonio

It's here: http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...-exercise.html

The second post there is mine and where I prove the inequality.

Tonio