AP Calculus

AP Calculus AB

AP Calculus AB is a course based on the content established and copyrighted by the College Board.  AP Calculus AB is equivalent to a first semester college calculus course devoted to topics in differential and integral calculus. This course covers topics in these areas, including concepts and skills of limits, derivatives, definite integrals, and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. The course teaches students to approach calculus concepts and problems when they are represented graphically, numerically, analytically, and verbally, and to make connections amongst these representations. Students learn how to use technology to help solve problems, experiment, interpret results, and support conclusions.

  • Recommended Grade Level: 11, 12
  • Recommended Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus
  • Credits: 2 semester course, 1 credit per semester
  • Counts as a Mathematics Course for all diplomas
  • Qualifies as a quantitative reasoning course


Summer Assignment Information:

AP Calculus Summer Assignment