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Asked Nov 2, 2019

Determine the vertical asymptotes of the graph of the function.

f(x) = x + 1 / 5xˆ2 - 21x + 4

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Step 1

Given,

f(x)
- 21x + 4
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f(x) - 21x + 4

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Step 2

The vertical asymptotes are the values of x for w...

5x2-21x4 = 0
5x-20x-x+4= 0
5x(x-4)-(x-4) =
(x-4) (5x-1) 0
x-40 or 5x-1 0
1
x= 4 or x=-
5
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5x2-21x4 = 0 5x-20x-x+4= 0 5x(x-4)-(x-4) = (x-4) (5x-1) 0 x-40 or 5x-1 0 1 x= 4 or x=- 5

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