I thought I had heard every silly mnemonic device for remembering mathematical formulas, but I recently heard a new one: the clowns BOBO, BOTU, and BETC for remembering how to graph rational functions.

- BOB0: bigger (exponent) on bottom,
- BOTU: bigger on top, undefined
- BETC: bottom equals top eponent, coefficients (i.e., the ratio of coefficients)

Which naturally leads to this pearl of wisdom:

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*Posted by John Quintanilla on June 22, 2017*

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