# How do I find the asymptotes of #y=1/((x-1)(x-3))#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 29, 2018

#### Answer:

Horizontal is when

and vertical is when x is 1 or 3

#### Explanation:

The horizontal assymptotes are the assymptotes as x approaches infinity or negative infinity

Divide top and bottom by the highest power in the denominator

For the vertical asymptote we are looking for when the denominator is equal to zero