# hw10 - Granillo, Yvette Homework 10 Due: Nov 3 2005, 3:00...

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Unformatted text preview: Granillo, Yvette Homework 10 Due: Nov 3 2005, 3:00 am Inst: Edward Odell 1 This print-out should have 18 questions. Multiple-choice questions may continue on the next column or page find all choices before answering. The due time is Central time. 001 (part 1 of 3) 10 points A certain function f is given by the graph 4 8- 4- 8 4- 4- 8 (i) What is the value of lim x - f ( x ) 1. limit = 3 2. limit =- 3 correct 3. limit = 1 4. limit does not exist 5. limit =- 1 Explanation: To the left of x =- 2 the graph of f os- cillates about the line y =- 3 and as x ap- proaches- the oscillations become smaller and smaller. Thus limit =- 3 . 002 (part 2 of 3) 10 points (ii) What is the value of lim x f ( x )? 1. limit = 1 correct 2. limit = 3 3. limit does not exist 4. limit =- 1 5. limit =- 3 Explanation: To the right of x = 1 the graph of f is asymptotic to the line y = 1. Thus limit = 1 . 003 (part 3 of 3) 10 points (iii) What is the value of lim x - 2 f ( x )? 1. limit =- 3 2. limit = 1 3. limit = 3 4. limit = correct 5. limit =- 1 Explanation: From the graph of f the left hand limit lim x - 2- f ( x ) = , Granillo, Yvette Homework 10 Due: Nov 3 2005, 3:00 am Inst: Edward Odell 2 while the right hand limit lim x - 2+ f ( x ) = . Thus the two-sided limit lim x - 2 f ( x ) = . keywords: Stewart5e, 004 (part 1 of 1) 10 points Determine if the limit lim x - 3 x x- 1 + 6 x x + 1 exists, and if it does, find its value. 1. limit = 11 2. limit = 9 correct 3. limit = 10 4. limit doesnt exist 5. limit = 7 6. limit = 8 Explanation: Bringing the expression to a common de- nominator, we see that 3 x x- 1 + 6 x x + 1 = 3 x ( x + 1) + 6 x ( x- 1) ( x- 1)( x + 1) = 9 x 2- 3 x x 2- 1 . Thus after dividing through by x 2 we see that lim x - 3 x x- 1 + 6 x x + 1 = lim x - 9- 3 x 1- 1 x 2 . Consequently, the limit exists and lim x - 3 x x- 1 + 6 x x + 1 = 9 . keywords: Stewart5e, 005 (part 1 of 1) 10 points Determine if lim x x p 9 x 2 + 5- 3 x exists, and if it does, find its value. 1. limit does not exist 2. limit = 7 6 3. limit = 5 6 correct 4. limit = 1 2 5. limit = 2 3 6. limit = 1 Explanation: After rationalization we see that x p 9 x 2 + 5- 3 x = x 9 x 2 + 5- 9 x 2 9 x 2 + 5 + 3 x = 5 x 9 x 2 + 5 + 3 x = 5 r 9 + 5 x 2 + 3 . On the other hand, lim x r 9 + 5 x 2 = 3 . Consequently, lim x x p 9 x 2 + 5- 3 x Granillo, Yvette Homework 10 Due: Nov 3 2005, 3:00 am Inst: Edward Odell 3 exists and has limit = 5 6 . keywords: Stewart5e, limit, limit at infinity, square root function, rationalize numerator 006 (part 1 of 1) 10 points A certain function f is known to have the properties lim x - f ( x ) = 2 , lim x f ( x ) = 4 ....
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## This test prep was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course M 408k taught by Professor Schultz during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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