(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Prove max (a,b) = [tex]\frac{a+b + \left|a+b\right|}{2}[/tex]

Make 3 cases:

Case 1: Assume a > b. Show both sides come out with the same number.

Case 2: Assume a < b. Show both sides come out with the same number.

Case 3: Assume a = b. Show both sides come out with the same number.

2. Relevant equations

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3. The attempt at a solution

To be honest I'm not sure how to set up both sides to begin with before I even start to break it down to address each case. Once I see how to do that I should be able to be able to prove this.

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