This Advanced Placement® course will cover differential and integral calculus. Topics covered include functions and graphs, limits, continuity, derivatives and differentiability, applications of the derivative, curve sketching, related rates, implicit differentiation, parametric equations, Riemann sums, indefinite and definite integrals, techniques of integration, applications of integration, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and numerical approximations to definite integrals. This course prepares students for the AP® Calculus AB exam.
Prerequisites: Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry Note also that the College Board provides this helpful chart predicting success on the AP Calculus AB exam based on PSAT scores.
Textbook: Calculus for AP (1st edition) by Larson and Battaglia with the Student Solution Manual. Please see current book list below.
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