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Pinching Theorem
Sandwich Theorem
Squeeze Theorem

A theorem which allows the computation of the limit of an expression by trapping the expression between two other expressions which have limits that are easier to compute.

 


 

 

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Mathwords: Terms and Formulas from Algebra I to Calculus
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