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askme12345
 5 years ago
How to find the equation and limits?
askme12345
 5 years ago
How to find the equation and limits?

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askme12345
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0of 5/x2 and y=x+4/x^2+9

askme12345
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0question states: find the horizontal or oblique asymptotes and write their equation and also state in limit form

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To find the horizontal asymptote you have to take the limit of the function at + \[\infty\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Because the idea is that as the function approaches + infinity it approaches a certain y value.

askme12345
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you explain how to so that with 5/x2

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm not sure what you're asking. Is 5 / (x2) = f(x)?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If that was the case, you would write the problem like this: lim 5/(x2) = x(5/x / 1 2/x/1) = 0 x>\[\infty\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Because as x approaches infinity, the denominator gets bigger and bigger causing the y value to get smaller and smaller (when you divide a number by a larger number it makes it smaller). Therefore, it would be the same for negative infinity. So you have a horizontal asymptote at y = 0

askme12345
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how do you figure out the equation if u dont mind answring
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