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 selliott@utm.edu .

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