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Solving a simple system of inequalities

asked 2016-03-12 23:57:36 -0500

Erel Segal-Halevi gravatar image

I asked:


and got:

[[y < z, x < y]]

What should I do to get the expected inequality:

x < z


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By the way, on Sage 7.0.beta3, i got: [[x < y, y < z, x < z]]

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answered 2016-03-13 06:20:40 -0500

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The two inequialities x<y,y<z are not equivalent to x < z, for example {x:1,y:0,z:3} satisfies the second equation but not the first.

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