|x - y|<=|x|+|y|

Does anyone know if the above is a true statment? Or is it just a lecture typo intending to be either:

|x + y|<=|x|+|y|

|x - y|<=|x|-|y|

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- Apr 3rd 2009, 10:46 AMpartyshoesTriangle Inequality
|x - y|<=|x|+|y|

Does anyone know if the above is a true statment? Or is it just a lecture typo intending to be either:

|x + y|<=|x|+|y|

|x - y|<=|x|-|y| - Apr 3rd 2009, 10:52 AMPlato
Is this true

Is this true - Apr 3rd 2009, 11:24 AMpartyshoesOhh , it is true!
Thanks (Sleepy)