# How do you find the vertical, horizontal or slant asymptotes for # f(x)=(1-5x)/( 1+2x#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 2, 2017

#### Explanation:

Firstly, find what **vertical asymptotes**

So the denominator of the fraction cannot be equal to

Meaning that

Then, find the **horizontal/slant asymptotes** by only looking at the highest degree of

As