Limit[Sin[a*x]/(a*x), x -> Infinity]

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg35559] Limit[Sin[a*x]/(a*x), x -> Infinity]*From*: j_m_1967 at hotmail.com (JM)*Date*: Fri, 19 Jul 2002 06:08:02 -0400 (EDT)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

I know that this should be 0 but why can't I get mathematica to think likewise. In[4]:= Limit[Sin[a*x]/(a*x),x->Infinity] Sin[a x] Out[4]= Limit[--------, x -> Infinity] a x Is the problem a? How can I specify the properties of or assumptions that may be made about a?