2.3 Limits of Functions
By the end of your studying, you should know:
On-screen applet instructions: Use the slider to let h -> 0 and investigate the limiting behavior of f(2 + h) as h -> 0. Compare approaching h = 0 from the right, and from the left. Why does, or doesn't, the limit exist at h = 0?
AppletsLimits of Functions
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ExercisesSee Exercises for 2.3 Limits of Functions (PDF).
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Resources on the WebInformation on Newton
Biographical data from St. Andrew's University's Web site
Excerpt from W.W. Rouse Ball's "A Short Account of the History of Mathematics"
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