# How do you find the limit of #| x - 5 |# as x approaches #5#?

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Oct 13, 2016

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Oct 13, 2016

If you are doing this to prove that the function is continuous, rewrite using the definition of absolute value.

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With

Similarly

So,

and

Since both one-sided limits are