Welcome Calculus students!

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AP Calculus FR EXAM sample questions
AP Sample Test (2006)
AP Sample Test (2008)

Announcements:

  • A timeline for the year will go as follows:
Quarter 1: Review of Precalculus/Trig Concepts and Intro to Differential Calculus
Quarter 2: Differential Calculus
Quarter 3: Intro to Integral Calculus
Quarter 4: Integral Calculus and AP Review


The following are links that might be helpful in your study of the following topics:
PreCacl Prezis- Laws of Exponents, Synthetic Division, Parabolas, Roots of Polynomials, Trig Identities, Factorials, Inverse Functions, Law of Sines and Cosines, Solving Right Triangles, Systems of Equations, Solving Quadratics, Law of Sines and Cosines Application Circles, The Unit Circle, Logatithms, Laws for Exponents, Exponential Functions, Limits, Quadratics, Sequences and Series, Matrices, Trig Identities.
THE 12 BASIC FUNCTIONS EVEN AND ODD FUNCTIONS
RATIONAL FUNCTIONS POLYNOMIAL FUNCTIONS
PIECEWISE FUNCTIONS LIMITS
CONTINUITY SECANT SLOPES
TANGENT SLOPES DERIVATIVES
APPS OF DERIVATIVES MEAN VALUE THEOREM
INTERMED VALUE THEOREM FUND THM OF CALCULUS
AVERAGE VALUE TRIGONOMETRY
INTEGRALS RELATED RATES
OPTIMIZATION SLOPE FIELDS
AREA UNDER A CURVE RIEMANN SUMS
TRAPEZOIDAL RULE VOLUME-SOLID OF REVOLUTION
CROSS-SECTIONAL AREA PRACTICE AP FREE RESPONSE QUESTIONS
OTHER GREAT RESOURCES


Assignments: Other than daily homework, these assignments will be due on the last school day of each week.

Quarter 1
  • Week 1- Submit summer review packets
  • Week 4- Respond to the class discussions (1-3), present Precalc review Prezi.
  • Week 6- Graphing Calculator Tutorial, Class Discussions (4-5),
  • Week 8- Trigonometry Application, Class Discussion (6), Free Response Presentation (Group 1)
Quarter 2
  • Week 2- Limits Project, Class Discussion(7-8), Review Sheet/Practice Test (Group 4)
  • Week 4- Precalc/Calc Song-choose a topic from precalc or calculus that isn't one of your strengths. Create a song using a familiar children's tune to help you remember some of the core elements of this topic.
  • Week 6- Themes In Calculus Article Review, Class Discussions(9-11)
  • Week 8- Mathematical Modeling and Interpretation Project, Class Discussions (12-14)
Quarter 3
  • Week 2- Free Response Presentation (Group 2), Class Discussions (15-16), Review Sheet/Practice Test (Group 3)
  • Week 4- Analyzing Motion Project, Class Discussions (17-18)
  • Week 6- Class Discusions (19-21)
  • Week 8- Class Discussions (22-25)



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