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Given the following rational function

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f(x) = (x+1)(x+2)/(x+2)

a. There is no horizontal asymptote(s) since the numerator is one degree higher than the denominator, which means an oblique asymptote exist.

b. There is no vertical asymptote(s) since as x -> -2, y -> -1.

c. The oblique asymptote is y = x+1.