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Examples of Finding Asymptotes
The line
is a horizontal asymptote if either
or
.
Similarly, the line
is a vertical asymptote if either
,
or
.
In exploring the asymptotes in this Demonstration, note that functions can "touch" or cross over horizontal asymptotes.
Contributed by:
Laura R. Lynch
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Examples of Asymptotes in 2D and 3D
(
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)
Functions with Vertical, Horizontal, and Oblique Asymptotes
(
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
)
Asymptote
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
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Laura R. Lynch
"
Examples of Finding Asymptotes
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ExamplesOfFindingAsymptotes/
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Published: May 29, 2014
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