Factor the numerator and simplify the ratio to determine the location of holes and/or vertical asymptotes.
No holes (the ratio does not simplify). Vertical asymptote at
Evaluate values close to
This will help you with the approach statements for
Use long division to determine the end behavior.
This will also help you write the approach statements for
Use the graph to write your approach statements and your slope statement.
Use the eTool below to view the graph for each step.
Click on the link to the right to view the full version of the eTool. Calc 2-36 HW eTool