 2.3.1: How is lim xSa f 1x2 calculated if f is a polynomial function?
 2.3.2: How are lim xSa f 1x2 and lim xSa+ f 1x2 calculated if f is a poly...
 2.3.3: For what values of a does lim xSa r1x2 = r1a2 if r is a rational fu...
 2.3.4: Assume lim xS3 g1x2 = 4 and f 1x2 = g1x2 whenever x _ 3. Evaluate l...
 2.3.5: Explain why lim xS3 x2  7x + 12 x  3 = lim xS3 1x  42.
 2.3.6: If lim xS2 f 1x2 = 8, find lim xS2 1 f 1x222>3.
 2.3.7: Suppose p and q are polynomials. If lim xS0 p1x2 q1x2 = 10 and q102...
 2.3.8: Suppose lim xS2 f 1x2 = lim xS2 h1x2 = 5. Find lim xS2 g1x2, where ...
 2.3.9: Evaluate lim xS5 2x2  9.
 2.3.10: Suppose f 1x2 = b 4 if x 3 x + 2 if x 7 3. Compute lim xS3 f 1x2 a...
 2.3.11: 1116. Limits of linear functions Evaluate the following limits. lim...
 2.3.12: 1116. Limits of linear functions Evaluate the following limits. lim...
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 2.3.17: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.18: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.19: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.20: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.21: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.22: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.23: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.24: 1724. Applying limit laws Assume lim xS1 f 1x2 = 8, lim xS1 g1x2 = ...
 2.3.25: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim xS1 12x3...
 2.3.26: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim tS2 1t2...
 2.3.27: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim xS1 5x2 ...
 2.3.28: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim tS3 23 t...
 2.3.29: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim bS2 3b 1...
 2.3.30: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim xS2 1x2 ...
 2.3.31: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim xS3 5x ...
 2.3.32: 2532. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits. lim hS0 3 11...
 2.3.33: Onesided limits Let f 1x2 = b x2 + 1 if x 6 1 1x + 1 if x 1. Com...
 2.3.34: Onesided limits Let f 1x2 = c 0 if x 5 225  x2 if 5 6 x 6 5 3x ...
 2.3.35: Onesided limits a. Evaluate lim xS2+ 1x  2. b. Explain why lim xS...
 2.3.36: Onesided limits a. Evaluate lim xS3 A x  3 2  x . b. Explain wh...
 2.3.37: Absolute value limit Show that lim xS0 _ x _ = 0 by first evaluatin...
 2.3.38: Absolute value limit Show that lim xSa _ x _ = _ a _, for any real ...
 2.3.39: 3952. Other techniques Evaluate the following limits, where a and b...
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 2.3.53: Slope of a tangent line a. Sketch a graph of y = 2x and carefully d...
 2.3.54: Slope of a tangent line a. Sketch a graph of y = 3x and carefully d...
 2.3.55: Applying the Squeeze Theorem a. Show that  _ x _ x sin 1 x _ x _, ...
 2.3.56: A cosine limit by the Squeeze Theorem It can be shown that 1  x2 2...
 2.3.57: A sine limit by the Squeeze Theorem It can be shown that 1  x2 6 s...
 2.3.58: A logarithm limit by the Squeeze Theorem a. Draw a graph to verify ...
 2.3.59: Explain why or why not Determine whether the following statements a...
 2.3.60: 6067. Evaluating limits Evaluate the following limits, where c and ...
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 2.3.68: Finding a constant Suppose f 1x2 = b 3x + b if x 2 x  2 if x 7 2. ...
 2.3.69: Finding a constant Suppose g1x2 = b x2  5x if x 1 ax3  7 if x 7 ...
 2.3.70: 7076. Useful factorization formula Calculate the following limits u...
 2.3.71: 7076. Useful factorization formula Calculate the following limits u...
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 2.3.77: 7780. Limits involving conjugates Evaluate the following limits. li...
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 2.3.81: Creating functions satisfying given limit conditions Find functions...
 2.3.82: Creating functions satisfying given limit conditions Find a functio...
 2.3.83: Finding constants Find constants b and c in the polynomial p1x2 = x...
 2.3.84: A problem from relativity theory Suppose a spaceship of length L0 t...
 2.3.85: Limit of the radius of a cylinder A right circular cylinder with a ...
 2.3.86: Torricellis Law A cylindrical tank is filled with water to a depth ...
 2.3.87: Electric field The magnitude of the electric field at a point x met...
 2.3.88: 8889. Limits of composite functions If lim xS1 f 1x2 = 4, find lim ...
 2.3.89: 8889. Limits of composite functions Suppose g1x2 = f 11  x2, for a...
 2.3.90: Two trigonometric inequalities Consider the angle u in standard pos...
 2.3.91: Theorem 2.4a Given the polynomial p1x2 = bn xn + bn  1xn  1 + g+ ...
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Absolute minimum
A value ƒ(c) is an absolute minimum value of ƒ if ƒ(c) ? ƒ(x)for all x in the domain of ƒ.

Angle of depression
The acute angle formed by the line of sight (downward) and the horizontal

Arccosine function
See Inverse cosine function.

Associative properties
a + (b + c) = (a + b) + c, a(bc) = (ab)c.

Complements or complementary angles
Two angles of positive measure whose sum is 90°

Coordinate(s) of a point
The number associated with a point on a number line, or the ordered pair associated with a point in the Cartesian coordinate plane, or the ordered triple associated with a point in the Cartesian threedimensional space

Interquartile range
The difference between the third quartile and the first quartile.

Inverse tangent function
The function y = tan1 x

Inverse variation
See Power function.

Partial sums
See Sequence of partial sums.

Polar distance formula
The distance between the points with polar coordinates (r1, ?1 ) and (r2, ?2 ) = 2r 12 + r 22  2r1r2 cos 1?1  ?22

Principal nth root
If bn = a, then b is an nth root of a. If bn = a and a and b have the same sign, b is the principal nth root of a (see Radical), p. 508.

Quadric surface
The graph in three dimensions of a seconddegree equation in three variables.

Real part of a complex number
See Complex number.

Reflexive property of equality
a = a

Rose curve
A graph of a polar equation or r = a cos nu.

Slant asymptote
An end behavior asymptote that is a slant line

Solution of a system in two variables
An ordered pair of real numbers that satisfies all of the equations or inequalities in the system

Square matrix
A matrix whose number of rows equals the number of columns.

xcoordinate
The directed distance from the yaxis yzplane to a point in a plane (space), or the first number in an ordered pair (triple), pp. 12, 629.