# What is the limit of #(x^2-1)/(x-1)# as #x# approaches 1?

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Jul 3, 2018

I tried this:

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I would try manipulating it:

Jul 3, 2018

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#lim_(xto1)(x^2-1)/(x-1)#

#=lim_(xto1)(cancel((x-1))(x+1))/cancel((x-1))=1+1=2#