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Course: Calculus I
Topic: Limits and Continuity
Subtopic: Infinite Limits

Overview

We have examined infinite limits (limits whose answer is infinity) graphically, but in this lesson we evaluate them algebraically. Limits that approach a real number but whose answer is positive infinity or negative infinity are graphically indicating a vertical asymptote exists at that real number.

CAUTION: Don’t confuse the following:

Objectives

By the end of this topic you should know and be prepared to be tested on:

Terminology

Terms you should be able to define: vertical asymptote line, infinite limit

Mini-Lectures and Examples

STUDY: Infinite Limits & Limits at Infinity & Limits Electronically

rev. 2020-10-10