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Limit of a trigonometric function without l'hopitals rule?

  1. Apr 26, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    lim of (sin(x)/(x+sin(x)) as x approaches 0

    2. Relevant equations
    none


    3. The attempt at a solution
    I tried using trigonometric identites to figure it out but I can't do it, and when I looked up help for it I only found solutions that utilize the l'hopitals rule. I have to know how to do these questions without this rule, can someone at least get me started in the right direction please? Thanks.
     
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  3. Apr 27, 2012 #2
  4. Apr 27, 2012 #3

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    Try dividing the top and bottom by x.
     
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