March 22nd, 2018, 03:06 AM  #1 
Banned Camp Joined: Dec 2017 From: Tel Aviv Posts: 87 Thanks: 3  triangle inequality
I think that I have an explanation to the triangle inequality. Only please say to me if I right or wrong... Between 2 point pass only one line. This line is the distance and it is the shortest line of the 2 points. So every other line is longer than the line above. (between the 2 points). So the zigzag line as triangle inequality is longer than the line of the 2 points. QED 
March 22nd, 2018, 05:40 AM  #2 
Math Team Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 13,128 Thanks: 914 
If you say so...

March 22nd, 2018, 05:44 AM  #3 
Banned Camp Joined: Dec 2017 From: Tel Aviv Posts: 87 Thanks: 3 
Thanks!!!

March 22nd, 2018, 07:50 AM  #4 
Math Team Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 13,128 Thanks: 914 
I was being "funny"...can't understand what you posted: poor English...


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