Preparing for the AP Calculus AB and Calculus BC Examinations, 1st Edition

  • Sharon Cade
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  • ISBN-10: 1305381351
  • ISBN-13: 9781305381353
  • DDC: 515.076
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 340 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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PREPARING FOR THE AP CALCULUS AB AND CALCULUS BC EXAMINATIONS will help you prepare for the AP* exam quickly, efficiently, and, above all, effectively. Right from the start, you will identify the course topics you most need practice on and be able to focus your studying, while getting a review opportunity for your general knowledge. By the end of the book, you will be primed for taking the exam and on your way to a 5!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: Strategies for the AP Exam.
2: Preparing for the AP Calculus Examination.
3: Taking the AP Calculus Examination.
4: A Diagnostic Test.
5: A Review of AP Calculus.
6: Limits and Their Properties.
7: Differentiation.
8: Applications F Erivatives.
9: Integration.
10: Applications of Integration.
11: Advanced Integration Techniques.
12: Differential Equations.
13: Infinite Series.
14: Parametric Equations, Polar Coordinates, and Vectors.
15: Practice Tests.
16: AP Calculus AB Practice Test 1.
17: AB Practice Test 2.
18: BC Practice Test 1.
19: BC Practice Test 2.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Sharon Cade

Sharon Cade has taught mathematics and been a department chair in both public and independent schools since 1978. She has been an AP Reader since 1995 and has also been a Table Leader and Question Team Member. Sharon has been honored as the Oregon State Winner of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science and Mathematics Teaching. Rhea Caldwell has taught mathematics in independent schools since 1978 and has been chairman of the Mathematics Department of Providence Day School in Charlotte, North Carolina, since 1990. She was recognized in 2002 as the North Carolina Teacher of the Year for Independent Schools by the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics. She has taught calculus for over twenty years and has been an AP Calculus reader since 2003. Jeff Lucia has taught mathematics in independent schools since 1978, and for over twenty years has been at Providence Day School in Charlotte, North Carolina. Since 1989, he has worked for the College Board as a reader and table leader for the examination grading in AP Calculus and AP Statistics. In 1992, he was a founding member of the board of directors for the North Carolina Association of Advanced Placement Mathematics Teachers (NCA2PMT), where he serves as membership chairman.