Anyone know how I'd go about doing this?

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- August 21st 2012, 04:51 PMJerry99Proving squeeze theorem using epsilon delta proof
Anyone know how I'd go about doing this?

- August 21st 2012, 05:20 PMHallsofIvyRe: Proving squeeze theorem using epsilon delta proof
Yes. Thank you for asking.

- August 21st 2012, 05:52 PMJerry99Re: Proving squeeze theorem using epsilon delta proof
I guess I'll just play with some sin functions with a limit of 1 see if I can prove it with epsilon delta. I'm just still a little confused with epsilon delta. Thanks for the tip

- August 21st 2012, 06:50 PMHallsofIvyRe: Proving squeeze theorem using epsilon delta proof
Suppose , and at least for x in some neighborhood of a. Then given any , because , there exist such that if , then . Because there also exist such that if , then . Of course, it is true that if , then . But that means that if |x- a| is less than the smaller of and we must have . Can you finish from that?