If abc = 1, show that


If $a b c=1$, show that $\frac{1}{1+a+b^{-1}}+\frac{1}{1+b+c^{-1}}+\frac{1}{1+c+a^{-1}}=1$


Consider the left hand side:



$=\frac{1}{\frac{b+a b+1}{b}}+\frac{1}{1+b+a b}+\frac{1}{1+\frac{1}{a b}+\frac{1}{a}} \quad(a b c=1)$

$=\frac{b}{b+a b+1}+\frac{1}{1+b+a b}+\frac{a b}{a b+1+b}$

$=\frac{b+1+a b}{b+a b+1}$


Hence proved.

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