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Struggling to prove simple triangle inequality


Greetings!

Given two 3D vectors A and B, I want to prove that length of their sum
is less or equal than the sum of their lengths:

length[v_] := Sqrt[v.v];
a = {ax, ay, az};
b = {bx, by, bz};
inequality = length[a + b] <= length[a] + length[b];

This is famous, well-known and quite obvious: triangle side is shorter
than the sum of other sides, straight line is shorter than non-
straight, etc. However, proving it formally is hard.

This fails:

assum = Element[ax | ay | az | bx | by | bz, Reals];
FullSimplify[inequality, assum]


This takes ages on a high-end PC with unknown result:

vars = {ax, ay, az, bx, by, bz};
Reduce[inequality, vars, Reals]

Anyone can help? I think Reduce should somehow make it because it
actually succeeds at least with 2D vectors.


--
All the best,
Vladimir



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