Section 2.4.  Read the entire section.  Answer the following questions by 7:00 am on Sep 3, 2014.  Send an e-mail with subject line MA251 to selliott@utm.edu .

Pay particular attention to Definition 2 and Figures 4, 5, and 6.

1) In Definition 2, what is the significance of requiring 0 < |x - a| ?

1) Because if 0 < |x - a| then x=/=a
Mason Cullen

2)  Fill in the blank:  Together, Figures 4, 5, and 6 show us that we are attempting to guarantee that the height of the graph is close to ____ by controlling the horizontal distance that the variable is from ____ .

2.)L, a

Austin Gullet

3)  Finish the sentence:  The paragraph immediately following Definition 6 says that the values of f(x) can be made arbitrarily large by . . .

taking x close enough to a ( within a distance delta , where depends on M, but with x not equaling a )
Deonte Johnson