Evaluate lim (1+ a/x)^x x→+∞

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bonzy87
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Evaluate lim (1+ a/x)^x
x→+∞
(where a is a constant.)

need help as to how to go about answering this am fairly new to calculus
any help would be appreciated
 

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christianjb
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You've got a calculator right?

See what happens when a=1, and x=1,10,100,1000, etc. Write down the answer and see if there exists a limit.

You might actually have fun.
 

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