# 13. If $x + y + z = 0$, show that $x^3 + y^3 + z^3 = 3xyz$.

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We know that

$x^3+y^3+z^3-3xyz = (x+y+z)(x^2+y^2+z^2-xy-yz-zx)$

Now, It is given that  $x + y + z = 0$

Therefore,

$x^3+y^3+z^3-3xyz =0(x^2+y^2+z^2-xy-yz-zx)$

$x^3+y^3+z^3-3xyz =0$

$x^3+y^3+z^3=3xyz$

Hence proved

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