So I have to prove this is true for all complex numbers:
| |a| - |b| | <= | a + b |
As a hint it says to use the triangle equality which is |a+b| <= |a| + |b|
I dno where to go from here though ....
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Triangle inequality thing watch
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- 24-01-2010 21:29
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- 25-01-2010 01:57
The triangle inequality is |x+y| <= |x| + |y|. Let x = a+b, y = -b to partly prove it...