Inequalities in algebra and geometry

Shirali, Shailesh (2017) Inequalities in algebra and geometry. At Right Angles, 6 (1). pp. 53-58.

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At first encounter, inequalities tend to unsettle students. Possibly this is because they have gotten used to studying equalities and exact relations. Now all of a sudden they are faced with approximations and inexact relations. Moreover, there is no longer a unique, correct answer to a question! This fact alone can seriously unsettle many students.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Shirali, Shailesh
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Uncontrolled Keywords: inequalities, positive, negative, generalisation
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
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