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CalculusApplied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences: A Brief Approacha. Prove that a polynomial function y = P ( x ) is continuous at every number x . Follow these steps: (i) Use Properties 2 and 3 of continuous functions to establish that the function g ( x ) = x n , where n is a positive integer, is continuous everywhere. (ii) Use Properties 1 and 5 to show that f ( x ) = cx n , where c is a constant and n is a positive integer, is continuous everywhere. (iii) Use Property 4 to complete the proof of the result. b. Prove that a rational function R ( x ) = p ( x )/ q ( x ) is continuous at every point x where q ( x ) ≠ 0. Hint: Use the result of part (a) and Property 6.BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 2.5, Problem 101E

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**a.**Prove that a polynomial function*y*=*P*(*x*) is continuous at every number*x*. Follow these steps:- (i) Use Properties 2 and 3 of continuous functions to establish that the function
*g*(*x*) =*x*^{n}, where*n*is a positive integer, is continuous everywhere. - (ii) Use Properties 1 and 5 to show that
*f*(*x*) =*cx*, where^{n}*c*is a constant and*n*is a positive integer, is continuous everywhere. - (iii) Use Property 4 to complete the proof of the result.

- (i) Use Properties 2 and 3 of continuous functions to establish that the function
**b.**Prove that a rational function*R*(*x*) =*p*(*x*)/*q*(*x*) is continuous at every point*x*where*q*(*x*) ≠ 0.

**Hint:** Use the result of part (a) and Property 6.

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limxf(x); and limxf(x) x 1 10 100 1000...Ch. 2.4 - f(x)=2xx+1; limxf(x); and limxf(x) x 1 10 100 1000...Ch. 2.4 - f(x) = 3x3 x2 + 10; limxf(x); and limxf(x) x 1 5...Ch. 2.4 - f(x)=|x|x; limxf(x); and limxf(x) x 1 10 100 1 10...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 73-80, find the indicated limits, if...Ch. 2.4 - Toxic Waste A citys main well was recently found...Ch. 2.4 - A Doomsday Situation The population of a certain...Ch. 2.4 - AVERAGE Cost The average cost per disc in dollars...Ch. 2.4 - Concentration of a Dreg in the Bloodstream The...Ch. 2.4 - Box-Office Receipts The total worldwide box-office...Ch. 2.4 - POPULATION Growth A major corporation is building...Ch. 2.4 - Driving Costs A study of the costs of driving 2012...Ch. 2.4 - PHOTOSYNTHESIS The rate of production R in...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 89-94, determine whether the...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 89-94, determine whether the...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 89-94, determine whether the...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 89-94, determine whether the...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 89-94, determine whether the...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 89-94, determine whether the...Ch. 2.4 - SPEED OF a Chemical Reaction Certain proteins,...Ch. 2.4 - Show by means of an example that limxa[f(x)+g(x)]...Ch. 2.4 - Show by means of an example that limxa[f(x)g(x)]...Ch. 2.4 - Show by means of an example that limxa[f(x)/g(x)]...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - In Exercises 1-8, find the indicated limit by...Ch. 2.4 - City Planning a major developer is building a...Ch. 2.4 - Amount of Rainfall The total amount of rain (in...Ch. 2.5 - Explain what is meant by the statement limx3f(x)=2...Ch. 2.5 - Suppose limx1f(x)=3 and limx1+f(x)=4 a. 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The composition of g and f...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 5. a. A polynomial function of...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 6. The statement limxa f(x) =...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 7. If limxaf(x) = L and...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 8. a. The statement limxf(x) =...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 9. a. The statement limxa+...Ch. 2 - Fill the blanks. 10. a. If f(a) is defined limxa...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 11. a. If f and g are...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks, 12. a. Suppose f is continuous...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 13. a. The tangent line at...Ch. 2 - Fill in the blanks. 14. a. The slope of the secant...Ch. 2 - Find the domain of the function. a. f(x) = 9x b....Ch. 2 - Find the domain of the function. a. f(x) = 2xx+3...Ch. 2 - Let f(x) = 3x2 + 5x 2. Find: a. f(2) b. f(a + 2)...Ch. 2 - Let f(x) = 2x2 x + 1. Find: a. f(x 1) + f(x + 1)...Ch. 2 - Let y2 = 2x + 1. a. Sketch the graph of this...Ch. 2 - Sketch the graph of the function defined by...Ch. 2 - Let f(x) = 1/x and g(x) = 2x + 3. 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