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1. So when the graph gets closer and closer to the asymptote, will its gradient decrease?
2. depends on the asymptote, for y = 1/x , the gradient would increase as you get closer to x=0 and smaller as you get close to y=0.
depends on the asymptote, for y = 1/x , the gradient would increase as you get closer to x=0 and smaller as you get close to y=0.
Not entirely true as it depends which side you're approaching from. I.e. approaching from you get that the gradient decreases.
But yes, this is a counterexample to his post nevertheless.

(Original post by dont know it)
So when the graph gets closer and closer to the asymptote, will its gradient decrease?
Not generally.
4. (Original post by RDKGames)
Not entirely true as it depends which side you're approaching from. I.e. approaching from you get that the gradient decreases.
But yes, this is a counterexample to his post nevertheless.
Ah s***, yeah I should have made that more clear. Cheers!

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