# How do you find #lim 1+1/x# as #x->0^-#?

##### 1 Answer

May 19, 2017

#### Explanation:

You're trying to find the limit of the equation as

One way to do this is to substitute values in for

The limit will intuitively keep growing negatively, so the limit as

Ultimately, if you have the option to, graphing the equation is a surefire way to check this limit:

graph{1+1/x [-5, 5, -7.8, 7.8]}