Sometimes easy and sometimes hard, our calculus problem of the week could come from any calculus topic. If you really want to get better at calculus, following these problems is a great way to make yourself practice! Past calculus problems of the week.
This week’s problem:
(click “see the solution” at the bottom of post to, well, see the solution.)
This week we will go with a “routine” limit problem that highlights an aspect of limits people tend to forget!
Without using a graph, find the limit:
Luckily, the function we have simplifies nicely: . This means that .