Advanced Placement (AP) Calculus AB

Prerequisites:

Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus with Recommendation of Mathematics Department

Credit:

1.0

Grade Level:

11, 12

This course follows the guidelines provided by the College Board for Advanced Placement courses. Functions, their graphs, their limits (including one-sided limits), and the property of continuity are covered in detail. Rate of change and the derivative at a point on a function and the derivative of the entire function, along with integrals of functions are also studied which culminate in the use of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. The course concludes with the Advanced Placement Calculus AB exam offered in May.