Vietoris’s Inequalities and Hypergeometric Series

  • Richard Askey
Part of the Mathematics and Its Applications book series (MAIA, volume 430)


The inequalities of Vietoris have been a good source of problems and new results. Some of these are outlined, and a hypergeometric sum suggested by one of the problems is evaluted.

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Inequalities Hypergeometric series 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Askey
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Wisconsin-MadisonMadisonUSA

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