1. ## limits

lim as x approaches 1 of 1/x = does not exist

WHY?

I thought the answer was 1

2. Originally Posted by yoman360
lim as x approaches 1 of 1/x = does not exist

WHY?

I thought the answer was 1
You're correct...it is 1...

It should be noted that $\lim_{x\to0}\frac{1}{x}$ doesn't exist, and $\lim_{x\to1}\frac{1}{x-1}$ fails to exist too...