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    Proof by Induction - Inequalitiies

    Prove by induction:
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    Have I worked this out correctly? Thank you.
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    Re: Proof by Induction - Inequalitiies

    Quote Originally Posted by GrigOrig99 View Post
    Prove by induction:
    Do do you know BERNOULLI's INEQUALITY?
    If x>-1 then for each n\in\mathbb{Z}^+ this is true that (1+x)^n\ge 1+nx.
    The standard proof of that is by induction.
    Do you see a connection?
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