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A Coordinate Approach to the AM-GM Inequality

by Norman Schaumberger (Hofstra University)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics magazine
October, 1991

Subject classification(s): Algebra and Number Theory | Algebra | Inequalities
Applicable Course(s): 2.1 College Algebra | 3.1 Mainstream Calculus I | 4.1 Introduction to Proofs

A short proof is given for AM-GM inequality by a convex exponential function.

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