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# Vertical and Horizontal Asymptotes Determination

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1.Find the asymptotes, the intercepts and sketch the following function. A computer sketch is not sufficient. You must explain.For each of the following functions, do a complete analysis: determine the vertical and horizontal asymptotes, and the x and y intercepts; and sketch a graph of the function. Section 6.2, number 6
y = 1/(x-1)^2

2. The two roots of a quadratic equation are:
x = -3 +/- (5)^1/2 / 6
Find the equation

3. (a) Sketch the following functions on the same set of axes:
y = 4^x and y= (1/4)^x'

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1. Find the asymptotes, the intercepts and sketch the following function. A computer sketch is not sufficient. You must explain.
For each of the following functions, do a complete analysis: determine the vertical and horizontal ...

#### Solution Summary

The solution gives detailed steps on determining the vertical and horizontal asymptotes, the x and y intercepts and sketching a graph of the function. Graphs are provided to be able to depict the functions.

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