# How do you find the Vertical, Horizontal, and Oblique Asymptote given #f(x)= 1/x^2#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 14, 2017

#### Answer:

Vertical asymptote:

Horizontal asymptote:

#### Explanation:

Denote the function as

To find the **vertical asymptote**,

Solve

To find the **horizontal asymptote**,

Compare the leading degrees of the numerator and the denominator.

In

In

When

graph{1/x^2 [-10.04, 9.96, -0.36, 9.64]}