# Asymptotes

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Suppose that for a particular person enrolled in a typing class,

f(x)=55(x+1)/(x+8), for x greater than 0,

where f(x) is the number of words per minute the person is able to type after x weeks of lessons.

(A) What does f(x) approach as x increases?

(B) Sketch a graph of the function f, including any vertical or horizontal asymptotes.

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