+
1.2 Finding Asymptotes Using Limits

1.2 Finding Asymptotes Using Limits

Rating:
Rating
(0)
Author: Ian VanderSchee
Description:

Learners with apply the relevance of end behavior of a function by finding and interpreting its asymptotes.

Synthetic division is used when the denominator can be factored into linear factors. Otherwise, long division must be used. As a rule, the difference between the degrees of the numerator and denominator is what determines what kind of asymptote the function has.

(more)
See More

Try Our College Algebra Course. For FREE.

Sophia’s self-paced online courses are a great way to save time and money as you earn credits eligible for transfer to over 2,000 colleges and universities.*

Begin Free Trial
No credit card required

25 Sophia partners guarantee credit transfer.

221 Institutions have accepted or given pre-approval for credit transfer.

* The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 20 of Sophia’s online courses. More than 2,000 colleges and universities consider ACE CREDIT recommendations in determining the applicability to their course and degree programs.

Tutorial

Finding Asymptotes Using Limits

Limits are used to find horizontal and slant asymptotes, which indicate end behavior of a function.