Friday

December 19, 2014

December 19, 2014

Posted by **Matthew** on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 1:46pm.

1 a)Determine the values of x for which the function f(x) = 3/(√x^2+3x-4) is continuous.

Values of x are -4 and 1.

--------------------------------------

b) What does your answer in part a. represent?

c) Why is it important in determining the continuity of the function?

- Calculus -
**Reiny**, Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 2:53pma) correct

b) on your graph, x = -4 and x = 1 are vertical asymptotes.

c) causes all kinds of headaches in such calculations as finding definite integrals, or even just making a sketch of the graph

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra - Complete the table for each function. 1. f(x) = √x The x values ...

Math - Determine the values of x for which the function f(x) = 3/(√x^2+3x-...

calculus - Determine values of a and b that make the given function continuous...

Calculus Quiz Today - 1. find the values of s for which each function is ...

Calculus - Determine the absolute extreme values of f(x)=4√x -2x on the ...

calculus - Find the values of x for which each function is continuous. 1.) f(x...

calculus - For what values of a and b that make the function f continuous ...

MATHS URGENT - The values for x when f(x) = 0 are: x=-2 and x=3 My question is...

Calculus - Hi! My question is: Given that f is a function defined by f(x) = (2x...

Calculus - f(x)= ⎨x^2-1 / x+1, for x not = -1 ⎨8, for x=-1 I'm ...