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Let $f$ be an integrable function on $\mathbb{R}$ where support($\hat{f}$) $\subseteq$ [$-\gamma, \gamma$] for some $ 0 < \gamma < 1$

Prove that | $f(x) - f(0)$| $ \leq c \gamma$ |x| $\underset{ y \in \mathbb{R}}{sup}(1+|y|)|f(y)|$ for some absolute constant $c$.

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Write Fourier inversion formula for $f(x)$ and $f(0)$. You get an expression of $f(x)-f(0)$ as an integral on the compact set $[-\gamma, \gamma]$. Then you just have to bound all the terms in the integral (to bound $1-e^{iyx}$, you may want to express it as an integral).

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yes this is what i've been trying to do. I got the expression of $f(x) - f(0)$ as an integral, and i used cauchy schwatrz and plancherel, then bounded $ ||f||_{2} \leq c \underset{y \in \mathbb{R}}{sup}(1+ |y|)(|f(y)|)$, but i cant get the right bound from the exponential - 1. how do i write it as an integral? –  jessica May 22 '11 at 18:25
    
actually, i could solve the integral $ e^{iyx} - 1$ but it doesnt help since i cant get a bound for it with |x| in it –  jessica May 22 '11 at 18:48
    
I think you can use $e^{ixy} - 1 = \int_0^x iy e^{ity} \, dt$. –  Joel Cohen May 22 '11 at 18:54
    
The $|x|$ appears when you write $|\int_0^x e^{ity}| \le |x|$. –  Joel Cohen May 22 '11 at 18:57
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