# Math Help - Which is larger

1. ## Which is larger

Which is larger: ( 999999^1/2 + 1000001^1/2 ), or 2000 ?

2. Originally Posted by perash
Which is larger: ( 999999^1/2 + 1000001^1/2 ), or 2000 ?
It is true that for all x,y > = 0.
We have that,
sqrt(x)+sqrt(y)=>sqrt(x+y)