Example 3

Create a table of values for the exponential function . Identify the asymptote and y-intercept of the function. Plot the points and sketch the graph of the function, and describe the end behavior.
  1. Create a table of values.
  2. Identify the asymptote of the function.
  3. Determine the y-intercept of the function.
  4. Graph the function.
  5. Describe the end behavior of the graph.
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