|How Bittersweet It Is|
|Season 04, Episode 02|
|Air Date||September 27, 1990|
|Writer||Yvette Denise Lee|
|Previous||Everything Must Change|
|Next||Blues for Nobody's Child|
How Bittersweet It Is is the second episode of A Different World's fourth season which was first broadcast on September 27, 1990.
Whitley tries to make Dwayne jealous by accepting a date with Ron, who knows but hopes to change her feelings; students compete to win places in Professor Randolph's African-American History class, including Freddie and her cousin Matthew, a White student visiting from Avery.