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is it possible that the points a, b,c are collinear but AB + BC not equal AC

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    only if b is not between a and c. The way the points are listed, one expects a, then b, then c, but maybe it's a-c-b and the points a,b,c are still collinear.

    I think the desired answer is No.

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