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prove that 1+1/4+1/9+...+1/n^2< or = 2-1/n for every positive integer n

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

proved it was correct for n=1, then replaced the n with k, changed it to k+1 to get:

1/(k+1)^2 < or = 2-1/(k+1)

don't know how to proceed

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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# Homework Help: Proof Using General principle of math induction

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