# Simplifying the Difference Quotient

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In this lesson, you will learn how to simplify the difference quotient of a function. The instructor breaks down the process into simple steps and demonstrates how to find the value of a function when you plug in x plus h. They then show you how to subtract f of x from f of x plus h and simplify the expression. By factoring out an h, they arrive at the final answer of 4h plus 8x minus 2. With this lesson, you will be able to confidently simplify the difference quotient of any function.

Lesson Description:

Simplifying the difference quotient of a function

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