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 one year ago
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}
 one year ago
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
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2this is much easier than you think

satellite73
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2replace \(x\) by \(3\) in the first expression, get \(3^2=9\) then set \(\frac{c}{3}=9\) and solve for \(c\)

satellite73
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2then they will agree when \(x=3\) and so it will be continuous

MoonlitFate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Wow. :( Math always seems so much harder than you think.

satellite73
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yeah, 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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