Math - 2018-19

MA.4 - Limit of a Function

  MA.4    The student will determine the limit of an algebraic function, if it exists, as the variable approaches either a finite number or infinity. 

Adopted: 2016

BIG IDEAS

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD

·  The limit of a function is the value approached by f(x) as x approaches a given value or infinity.

ESSENTIALS

The student will use problem solving, mathematical communication, mathematical reasoning, connections, and representations to

·  MA.41  Verify estimates about the limit of a function using a graphing utility.

·  MA.42  Determine the limit of a function algebraically and verify with a graphing utility.

·  MA.43  Determine the limit of a function numerically and verify with a graphing utility.

·  MA.44  Use limit notation when describing end behavior of a function.


KEY VOCABULARY

Updated: May 29, 2018