# For what values of x, if any, does #f(x) = 1/((5x+8)(x+4) # have vertical asymptotes?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 22, 2018

#### Explanation:

So, a vertical asymptote is a line that extends vertically to infinity. If we notice, it implies that the y co-ordinate of the curve much reach Infinity.

We know that infinity =

So, when compared with

This is a quadratic equation whose roots are

Hence, at