April 7th, 2017, 07:40 PM  #1 
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The maximum area of a triangle whose sides $a,b,c$ satisfy $0\leq a \leq1;1\leq b \leq2;2\leq c \leq3$ is

April 7th, 2017, 11:39 PM  #2 
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April 8th, 2017, 04:13 AM  #3 
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Thanks moderator got it. Using Area of Triangle $$\triangle = \frac{1}{2}ab\sin C\leq \frac{1}{2}ab \leq 1$$ where $a\leq 1\;\; ,b \leq 2$ and $\displaystyle \sin C = 1\Rightarrow C= \frac{\pi}{2}$ 
April 8th, 2017, 10:38 AM  #4  
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April 24th, 2017, 03:10 PM  #5 
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Range of inequalityworks there


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