# The AM-GM Inequality via $$x^{1/x}$$

by Norman Schaumberger (Bronx Community College)

College Mathematics Journal
September, 1989

Subject classification(s): Algebra and Number Theory | Algebra | Functions | Calculus
Applicable Course(s): 3.2 Mainstream Calculus II | 4.1 Introduction to Proofs | 4.11 Advanced Calc I, II, & Real Analysis

A quick proof of the arithmetic-geometric mean inequality using properties of the function $$x^{1/x}$$

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