Adventures with triples

DESAI, RANJIT (2016) Adventures with triples. At Right Angles, 5 (2). pp. 91-93.

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Abstract

In this two-part note, we study the following two problems. Given three positive integers a , b , c, we say that the triple ( a , b , c ) has the linear property if the sum of some two of the three numbers equals the third number (i.e., either a + b = c or b + c = a or c + a = b); and we say that the triple has the triangular property if the sum of any two of the three numbers exceeds the third number (i.e., a + b > c and b + c > a and c + a > b).

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: Integers, linear property, triangular property
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > At Right Angles
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 24 Sep 2018 15:25
Last Modified: 24 Sep 2018 15:25
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1447
Publisher URL: http://apfstatic.s3.ap-south-1.amazonaws.com/s3fs-...

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