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## Homework Statement

lim

x-> -1

__x__

^{3}-6x^{2}+11x - 6x

^{3}-4x

^{2}+19x + 14

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lim

x-> -1

x

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Have you tried anything yet? Where does the expression tend to as x goes to -1?

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well, i used the method of substitution and if my algebra is correct i came out with -6/7 but in my solutions manual that answer is incorrect, then i try to factor the top but it didn't seem to factor out. although, i haven't took college algebra in awhile, so i am a little rusty on my factoring.

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What did the answer manual say?

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-2/3 , opps i wrote the problem down wrong so it is actually

x3-6x2+11x - 6

x3+4x2-19x + 14

x3-6x2+11x - 6

x3+4x2-19x + 14

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Copying mistakes will get you every time!

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