# How do you find vertical, horizontal and oblique asymptotes for #f(x) = (x^2-2x+6) / (x+6)#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 17, 2016

Vertical asymptote is

Oblique asymptote is

#### Explanation:

In the expression

You must do a long division and we obtain

So the equation of the oblique asymptote is

Here are the graphs

graph{(x^2-2x+6)/(x+6) [-40, 40, -20, 20]}

graph{x-8 [-40, 40, -20, 20]}