Let P(n) be the statement that 13 + 23+ ???+n3(n + 1)/2)2 for the positive integer n.a) What is the statement P(1)?________________b) Show that P(1) is true, completing the basis step of the proof.________________c) What is the inductive hypothesis?________________d) What do you need to prove in the inductive step?________________e) Complete the inductive step, identifying where you use the inductive hypothesis.

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