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kaylalynn
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What is the vertical asymptote for the function f(x) = x/ x1?
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kaylalynn Group Title
What is the vertical asymptote for the function f(x) = x/ x1?
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domain ]inf,1[U]1,+inf [
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dw:1389059727821:dw
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to find asymptotes you mus take the limit were the domain "breaks" and in its extremes
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dw:1389059855511:dw
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when x aproach from 1+(right) the function tends to infinity
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so there is a vertical asymptote at x=1?
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yep
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is there a horizontal asymptote?
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yes take the limit when x goes to infinity(extreme of your domain)
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what did you get?
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as y approaches 1?
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no to zerodw:1389060282398:dw
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y= 0 is the horizontal one
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you are welcome
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dw:1389060457972:dw it should be something like this
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