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How do you find the vertical asymptotes of a rational function when the denominator is in...

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How do you find the vertical asymptotes of a rational function when the denominator is in factored form?

Rational Functions:

A rational function is a relationship containing a fraction with polynomial expressions. Graphs of rational functions include asymptotes, which are lines the graph will only approach but not cross.

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To find the vertical asymptote of a rational function from a factored denominator, set the factors of the denominator equal to zero and solve for the...

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