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Let \(a,b,c\) be the numbers 1, 2, 3, in some order. Find the largest possible value of \(a + 2b + 3c.\)

 May 20, 2019
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The largest possible value  is

 

1 + 2(2)  + 3(3)   = 

 

14

 

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 May 20, 2019
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Let a, b, and c be 1, 2, and 3 respectively. Substituting the expression woukd give you 1 + 4 + 9. That equals 14.

 

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 May 21, 2019

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