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    a proof question..

    i am given with x,y real numbers
    for which y-x>1
    prove that there is k so it
    y>k>x
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    Quote Originally Posted by transgalactic View Post
    i am given with x,y real numbers
    for which y-x>1
    prove that there is k so it
    y>k>x
    As y-x>1 we have y>x+1, but x+1>x, so:

    y>x+1>x

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