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Some Extensions of a Ubiquitous Geometric Limit Problem

by David N. Adler (Dowling College Oakdale NY)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
September, 2005

Subject classification(s): Limits | Single Variable Calculus | Calculus
Applicable Course(s): 3.1 Mainstream Calculus I

Computing a certain limit for areas of a sector. Note that the first displayed limit is as \(\theta \rightarrow 0\), not as \(\theta \rightarrow \infty\) .

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
One-Variable Calculus | Infinite Limits: Function Values and Integrals
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