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    Family of functions

    quick questions, how would i find the vertical asymptotes of

    r(x) = 1/(a-(x-b)^2)

    thanks for the help
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    mathlete,

    I believe you find the values of x that makes the denominator zero. Write back if you need more.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mathlete View Post
    quick questions, how would i find the vertical asymptotes of

    r(x) = 1/(a-(x-b)^2)

    thanks for the help
    For what value(s) of x does the denominator equal zero?

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