Rational Functions introduction

Play with each graph using the sliders. Looking at the equation and at the various graphical features, what do you notice? Any patterns or explanations for why certain features happen? Be prepared to share your findings. When you think you've figured things out, try graphing the function in the last applet. Tell your teacher when you think you have the correct graph, and they can reveal the graph to see if you were correct!
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