I've taken basic undergraduate Real and Complex Analysis, and I've noticed they focus on different kinds of functions. Real analysis studies things like Dirichlet and Cantor functions with infinitely many discontinuities while complex analysis studies mostly differentiable functions.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

My question is, why don't we study both continuous and discontinuous functions equally in both disciplines?

I realize that this question may disappear at graduate level, but my question is directed at undergraduate-level material.

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# Why study different kinds of functions in Real and Complex Analysis?

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