Subject:
Calculus
Material Type:
Module
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Cac077, Limit Laws, Squeeze Theorem
License:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0
Language:
English
Media Formats:
eBook, Interactive

Education Standards (1)

Limit Laws Modules

Overview

After completing this section, students should be able to do the following.

  • Calculate limits using the limit laws.
  • Calculate limits by replacing a function with a continuous function that has the same limit.
  • Understand the Squeeze Theorem and how it can be used to find limit values.
  • Calculate limits using the Squeeze Theorem.

Equal or not?

Ximera Module

Here we see a dialogue where students discuss combining limits with arithmetic.

The Limit Laws

The Squeeze Theorem

Ximera Module

The Squeeze theorem allows us to compute the limit of a difficult function by ``squeezing" it between two easy functions.