Infinite Limits

Infinite Limits

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  1. Describe infinite limits.

  2. Explain how we can relate the limit of a function and one-sided limits to infinite limits.

  3. Explain whether a limit exists when we have an infinite limit.

  4. Describe vertical asymptotes.

  5. Explain how infinite limits and vertical asymptotes are related.

  6. Use some form of graphic to help the learner visualize infinite limits.

  7. Try to use real world/meaningful examples whenever possible.

This learning packet should help the learner understand the concept of an infinite limit and how it is related to one-sided limits.

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Looking At Infinite Limits In Diverging Limits

A diverging limit is found by considering what appears to be an infinite limit at a vertical asymptote.