Section 2.6.  Read page 130 through Example 11.  Scan the rest of the section. Answer the following questions by 7:00 am.  Send an e-mail with subject line MA251 to .

Pay particular attention to Definition 3,  Theorem 5, and Equation 6.    

1) Fill in the blank:  If the (limit as x approaches infinity) f(x) = L, then the line y = L is called a ____________ of the curve y = f(x).

Horizontal Asymptote
Matthew Thomas

2)  Which limit laws from Section 2.3 still work for limits at infinity? 

all limit laws except 9 and 10
Darcey Jones

3)  Fill in the blanks.  When evaluating the limit of a rational function at infinity, we should _________ the numerator and denominator by ____________ that occurs in the _______ .

3)divide, highest power of x, denominator

Mason Cullen