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State an equation of a rational function that satisfies the given conditions: vertical asymptote at x=5, horizontal asymptote at y=-3, and x-intercept is 5/2.
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  1. vertical asymptote at x=5
    y = 1/(x-5)

    horizontal asymptote at y=-3
    y = -3x/(x-5)

    x-intercept is 5/2
    Change the x to (x - 5/2)
    y = -3(x - 5/2)/(x-5)

    See the graph at
    www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=-3(x+-+5%2F2)%2F(x-5)

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