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kaylaprincess
 one year ago
alright, i keep getting x = 3 ? ?
kaylaprincess
 one year ago
alright, i keep getting x = 3 ? ?

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kaylaprincess
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0takes a second to attach

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4did you factor the denominator?

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4well. what hapenns when x approaches 6 or 3?

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4you get strange very positive or very negative numbers, correct? blah/((0.000000000000000000001)*(0.0000000000000000000013))=some absurdly large number, right?

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4dw:1441957262484:dw

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4those very large and very small numbers we are looking at are close to the asymptotes.

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4so look back at that function. whenever the denominator gets close to zero we know we will get an asymptote basically. Well, you got (x3)(x+6) as the denominator. if x gets close to 3, or if x gets close to 6, we get asymptotes. Make sense? you should be able to visualize what's going on algebraically and geometriclly. this is really important because you will meet the same kind of reasoning further in your studies (namely, limits in calculus)

kaylaprincess
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Alright I understand now, thank you.

kaylaprincess
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What I did was cross canceling the numerator : (x+6) by one of the binomials, (x6), getting 1 over (x3) lol

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4bahahahaha... you factored it right but still crossed x6 with x+6?

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Start using wolfram alpha

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4or use geogebra. I really would recommend graphing those functions with geogebra

inkyvoyd
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4you will really visualize everything

kaylaprincess
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay good, because I learn visually, thank so much for all your help tonight!
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