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If $\lim_{k \to \infty} \| u_k - u \|_{L^2(\Bbb R^n)} = 0$ then how can I show that $$ \lim_{k \to \infty} \int_{\Bbb R^n} u_k v = \int_{\Bbb R^n} uv$$ for any $v \in L^2 (\Bbb R^n)$?

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Note that this is a particular case of… – Martin Argerami Nov 12 '12 at 15:01
Hint: Write the difference as an integral, then use Cauchy-Bunyakovsky-Schwarz inequality. – Davide Giraudo Nov 12 '12 at 15:02
Thank you guys, it was trivial. – Ann Nov 12 '12 at 15:05
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$$ \left| \int u_k v - \int u v \right| = \left| \int (u_k -u)v \right| \leqslant \int | u_k - u | |v| \leqslant \| u_k - u \|_2 \| v \|_2 \to 0$$

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Yep, exacttly that. – Martin Argerami Nov 12 '12 at 15:12
And note that it works in any inner-product space. – Davide Giraudo Nov 12 '12 at 15:17

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