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Determine the value of c so that f(x) is continuous on the entire real line if: f(x) = {x^2 for x< or = 3; c/x for x >3}
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MoonlitFate Group Title
Determine the value of c so that f(x) is continuous on the entire real line if: f(x) = {x^2 for x< or = 3; c/x for x >3}
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
this is much easier than you think
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
replace \(x\) by \(3\) in the first expression, get \(3^2=9\) then set \(\frac{c}{3}=9\) and solve for \(c\)
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
then they will agree when \(x=3\) and so it will be continuous
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Wow. :( Math always seems so much harder than you think.
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yeah, but once you know it it gets much easier think about when you were learning to add fractions (which is harder than this!)
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