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9-54.

Given the function *f*(*x*) = *x*^{2} + 3*x* + 2, show that the average rate of change between the points *x* = 4 and *x* = 4 + *h* is 11 + *h*. Homework Help ✎

Most errors occur distributing the negative sign in the numerator.