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JaySongChang
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Find the limit, if it exists. (If an answer does not exist, enter DNE.)
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x>(pi/2)+ 7e^(tan x)
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JaySongChang Group Title
Find the limit, if it exists. (If an answer does not exist, enter DNE.) Lim x>(pi/2)+ 7e^(tan x)
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I thought it would be infinity but apparently infinity is incorrect
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azolotor Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[\tan(\pi /2) = \sin(\pi /2)/\cos(\pi /2) = 1/\cos(\pi /2)\] Now you can take the left and right hand limits of this to find out if they are equal. In this case they are not so the limit does not exist.
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JaySongChang Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The answer does not exist is marked incorrectly for this problem.
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JaySongChang Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I graphed the 7e^(tan x) and it appears that as X approaches pi/2 the graph goes to infinity
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azolotor Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Only from the right. From the left it approaches 7
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JaySongChang Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think the question is only asking for the right hand limit
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
from right its 0, from left its infinity.
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JaySongChang Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
since there is a small + sign the left of the Pi/2
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JaySongChang Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
right*
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
see, from right means x > pi/2 x is in 2nd quadrant where tan x is negative. also, tan pi/2 = infinity so, e^{infinity} will tend to 0
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thanks a lot!
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
from left means x< pi/2 x is in 1st quadrant where tan x is positive. also, tan pi/2 = infinity so, e^{infinity} will tend to infinity
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welcome ^_^
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