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What is vertical asymptote of y=2x+1?

I don't know how to find it.

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    y = 2x + 1 is a straight line with a slope of 2
    To be vertical the slope would have to be undefined, and the equation would have the form
    x = k, where k is some constant.

    no vertical asymptote.

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    Thank you~ and as for horizontal, the asymptote would be y=0?

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    We don't actually speak of asymptotes for straight lines
    but, yes, a horizontal asymptote would have the form
    y = k, where k is a constant

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