# What is the discontinuity of the function #f(x) = 1/x# ?

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Jul 30, 2014

The discontinuity for

Discontinuities occur at values of x where the graph can't be evaluated. Since division by 0 is mathematically undefined, we can't plot a point for it on the graph of

This also means that in this case, there is actually a vertical asymptote with the equation