I'm just a high school senior who noticed that the derivative has a general formula that we all know is,(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

[itex]\frac{f(x+h)-f(x)}{h}[/itex]

but that there is no general formula (at least I haven't heard of it yet) for the integral of a function.

I know I cannot simply just take the inverse of the difference quotient.

Is it impossible to generalize a formula for the integral?

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# The Difference Quotient and Integral Calculus

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