# How do you find the vertical, horizontal and slant asymptotes of: #y=(x^2-64)/(x-8)#?

##### 1 Answer

May 11, 2016

#### Answer:

function has no asymptotes.

#### Explanation:

First step here is to factorise and simplify the function.

#rArry=(cancel((x-8)) (x+8))/cancel((x-8))=x+8# The function simplifies to

y = x + 8, which is the equation of a line and hence has no asymptotes.