In mathematics, a limit is a guess of the value of a function or sequence based on the points around it. Limits are used to define many topics in calculus, like continuity, derivatives, and integrals.
Limit are written like this:
and read as "the limit of f of x, as x approaches c". Limit is shortened to lim.
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- Limit of a sequence
- Cauchy sequence
- Limit of a function
- Big O notation: used to describe the limiting behavior of a function when the argument tends towards a particular value or infinity