Precalculus (6th Edition) Blitzer

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.6 - Rational Functions and Their Graphs - Exercise Set - Page 402: 119


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Only those rational functions with zero remainders are polynomial functions. Thus not every rational function is a polynomial function. If we reverse the words rational and polynomial, we can say that every polynomial function is a rational function because we can regard the denominator "1" as a zero degree polynomial.
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