In this series, I’m compiling some of the quips and one-liners that I’ll use with my students to hopefully make my lessons more memorable for them.

The definition of a limit is often really hard for students to swallow:

To make this a little more palatable, I’ll choose a simple specific example, like , or

I’ll use one of the famous lines from “Annie Get Your Gun”:

Anything you can do, I can do better.

In other words, no matter how small a they give me, I can find an that meets the requirements of this limit.

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*Posted by John Quintanilla on April 16, 2017*

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