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Identify the asymptotes of the graph of each function. Then graph the function.
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Identify the asymptotes of the graph of each function. Then graph the function.
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ValentinaTBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[y = \frac{ 1 }{ x + 2 }\]
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The vertical asymptote occurs where the denominator is 0. What value of x makes the denominator 0?
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So the vertical asymptote is x = 2
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ValentinaTBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Okay, now to graph the function.
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Now we know that the degree of the numerator is less than the degree of the denominator so that means that the y axis is a horizontal asymptote.
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So you need to figure out which two areas the two branches will be in.
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Can you figure that out?
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