Version #1 The course below follows CollegeBoard's Course and Exam Description. Lessons will begin to appear starting summer 2020. BC Topics are listed, but there will be no lessons available for SY 2020-2021Unit 0 - Calc Prerequisites (Summer Work) 0.1 Summer Packet Unit 1 - Limits and Continuity 1.1 Can Change Occur at an Instant? 1.2 Defining Limits and Using Limit Notation 1.3 Estimating Limit Values from Graphs 1.4 Estimating Limit Values from Tables 1.5 Determining Limits Using Algebraic Properties (1.5 includes piecewise functions involving limits) 1.6 Determining Limits Using Algebraic Manipulation 1.7 Selecting Procedures for Determining Limits (1.7 includes rationalization, complex fractions, and absolute value) 1.8 Determining Limits Using the Squeeze Theorem 1.9 Connecting Multiple Representations of Limits Mid-Unit Review - Unit 1 1.10 Exploring Types of Discontinuities 1.11 Defining Continuity at a Point 1.12 Confirming Continuity Over an Interval 1.13 Removing Discontinuities 1.14 Infinite Limits and Vertical Asymptotes 1.15 Limits at Infinity and Horizontal Asymptotes 1.16 Intermediate Value Theorem (IVT) Review - Unit 1 Unit 2 - Differentiation: Definition and Fundamental Properties 2.1 Defining Average and Instantaneous Rate of Change at a Point 2.2 Defining the Derivative of a Function and Using Derivative Notation (2.2 includes equation of the tangent line) 2.3 Estimating Derivatives of a Function at a Point 2.4 Connecting Differentiability and Continuity 2.5 Applying the Power Rule 2.6 Derivative Rules: Constant, Sum, Difference, and Constant Multiple (2.6 includes horizontal tangent lines, equation of the normal line, and differentiability of piecewise) 2.7 Derivatives of cos(x), sin(x), e^x, and ln(x) 2.8 The Product Rule 2.9 The Quotient Rule 2.10 Derivatives of tan(x), cot(x), sec(x), and csc(x) Review - Unit 2 Unit 3 - Differentiation: Composite, Implicit, and Inverse Functions 3.1 The Chain Rule 3.2 Implicit Differentiation 3.3 Differentiating Inverse Functions 3.4 Differentiating Inverse Trigonometric Functions 3.5 Selecting Procedures for Calculating Derivatives 3.6 Calculating Higher-Order Derivatives Review - Unit 3
Unit 4 - Contextual Applications of Differentiation 4.1 Interpreting the Meaning of the Derivative in Context 4.2 Straight-Line Motion: Connecting Position, Velocity, and Acceleration 4.3 Rates of Change in Applied Contexts Other Than Motion 4.4 Introduction to Related Rates 4.5 Solving Related Rates Problems 4.6 Approximating Values of a Function Using Local Linearity and Linearization 4.7 Using L'Hopital's Rule for Determining Limits of Indeterminate Forms Review - Unit 4 Unit 5 - Analytical Applications of Differentiation 5.1 Using the Mean Value Theorem 5.2 Extreme Value Theorem, Global Versus Local Extrema, and Critical Points 5.3 Determining Intervals on Which a Function is Increasing or Decreasing 5.4 Using the First Derivative Test to Determine Relative Local Extrema 5.5 Using the Candidates Test to Determine Absolute (Global) Extrema 5.6 Determining Concavity of Functions over Their Domains 5.7 Using the Second Derivative Test to Determine Extrema Mid-Unit Review - Unit 5 5.8 Sketching Graphs of Functions and Their Derivatives 5.9 Connecting a Function, Its First Derivative, and Its Second Derivative (5.9 includes a revisit of particle motion and determining if a particle is speeding up/down.) 5.10 Introduction to Optimization Problems 5.11 Solving Optimization Problems 5.12 Exploring Behaviors of Implicit Relations Review - Unit 5 Unit 6 - Integration and Accumulation of Change 6.1 Exploring Accumulation of Change 6.2 Approximating Areas with Riemann Sums 6.3 Riemann Sums, Summation Notation, and Definite Integral Notation 6.4 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus and Accumulation Functions 6.5 Interpreting the Behavior of Accumulation Functions Involving Area Mid-Unit Review - Unit 6 6.6 Applying Properties of Definite Integrals 6.7 The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus and Definite Integrals 6.8 Finding Antiderivatives and Indefinite Integrals: Basic Rules and Notation 6.9 Integrating Using Substitution 6.10 Integrating Functions Using Long Division and Completing the Square 6.11 Integrating Using Integration by Parts (BC topic) 6.12 Integrating Using Linear Partial Fractions (BC topic) 6.13 Evaluating Improper Integrals (BC topic) 6.14 Selecting Techniques for Antidifferentiation Review - Unit 6 Unit 7 - Differential Equations 7.1 Modeling Situations with Differential Equations 7.2 Verifying Solutions for Differential Equations 7.3 Sketching Slope Fields 7.4 Reasoning Using Slope Fields 7.5 Euler's Method (BC topic) 7.6 General Solutions Using Separation of Variables 7.7 Particular Solutions using Initial Conditions and Separation of Variables 7.8 Exponential Models with Differential Equations 7.9 Logistic Models with Differential Equations (BC topic) Review - Unit 7 Unit 8 - Applications of Integration 8.1 Average Value of a Function on an Interval 8.2 Position, Velocity, and Acceleration Using Integrals 8.3 Using Accumulation Functions and Definite Integrals in Applied Contexts 8.4 Area Between Curves (with respect to x) 8.5 Area Between Curves (with respect to y) 8.6 Area Between Curves - More than Two Intersections Mid-Unit Review - Unit 8 8.7 Cross Sections: Squares and Rectangles 8.8 Cross Sections: Triangles and Semicircles 8.9 Disc Method: Revolving Around the x- or y- Axis 8.10 Disc Method: Revolving Around Other Axes 8.11 Washer Method: Revolving Around the x- or y- Axis 8.12 Washer Method: Revolving Around Other Axes 8.13 The Arc Length of a Smooth, Planar Curve and Distance Traveled (BC topic) Review - Unit 8 Unit 9 - Parametric Equations, Polar Coordinates, and Vector-Valued Functions (BC topics) 9.1 Defining and Differentiating Parametric Equations 9.2 Second Derivatives of Parametric Equations 9.3 Arc Lengths of Curves (Parametric Equations) 9.4 Defining and Differentiating Vector-Valued Functions 9.5 Integrating Vector-Valued Functions 9.6 Solving Motion Problems Using Parametric and Vector-Valued Functions 9.7 Defining Polar Coordinates and Differentiating in Polar Form 9.8 Find the Area of a Polar Region or the Area Bounded by a Single Polar Curve 9.9 Finding the Area of the Region Bounded by Two Polar Curves Review - Unit 9 Unit 10 - Infinite Sequences and Series (BC topics) 10.1 Defining Convergent and Divergent Infinite Series 10.2 Working with Geometric Series 10.3 The nth Term Test for Divergence 10.4 Integral Test for Convergence 10.5 Harmonic Series and p-Series 10.6 Comparison Tests for Convergence 10.7 Alternating Series Test for Convergence 10.8 Ratio Test for Convergence 10.9 Determining Absolute or Conditional Convergence 10.10 Alternating Series Error Bound 10.11 Finding Taylor Polynomial Approximations of Functions 10.12 Lagrange Error Bound 10.13 Radius and Interval of Convergence of Power Series 10.14 Finding Taylor Maclaurin Series for a Function 10.15 Representing Functions as a Power Series Review - Unit 8 | Version #2 The course below covers all topics for the AP Calculus AB exam, but was built for a 90-minute class that meets every other day. Lessons and packets are longer because they cover more material.Unit 0 - Calc Prerequisites (Summer Work) 0.1 Things to Know for Calc 0.2 Summer Packet 0.3 Calculator Skillz Unit 1 - Limits 1.1 Limits Graphically 1.2 Limits Analytically 1.3 Asymptotes 1.4 Continuity Review - Unit 1 Unit 2 - The Derivative 2.1 Average Rate of Change 2.2 Definition of the Derivative 2.3 Differentiability [Calculator Required] Review - Unit 2 Unit 3 - Basic Differentiation 3.1 Power Rule 3.2 Product and Quotient Rules 3.3 Velocity and other Rates of Change 3.4 Chain Rule 3.5 Trig Derivatives Review - Unit 3 Unit 4 - More Deriviatvies 4.1 Derivatives of Exp. and Logs 4.2 Inverse Trig Derivatives 4.3 L'Hopital's Rule Review - Unit 4 Unit 5 - Curve Sketching 5.1 Extrema on an Interval 5.2 First Derivative Test 5.3 Second Derivative Test Review - Unit 5 Unit 6 - Implicit Differentiation 6.1 Implicit Differentiation 6.2 Related Rates 6.3 Optimization Review - Unit 6 Unit 7 - Approximation Methods 7.1 Rectangular Approximation Method 7.2 Trapezoidal Approximation Method Review - Unit 7 Unit 8 - Integration 8.1 Definite Integral 8.2 Fundamental Theorem of Calculus (part 1) 8.3 Antiderivatives (and specific solutions) Review - Unit 8 Unit 9 - The 2nd Fundamental Theorem of Calculus 9.1 The 2nd FTC 9.2 Trig Integrals 9.3 Average Value (of a function) 9.4 Net Change Review - Unit 9 Unit 10 - More Integrals 10.1 Slope Fields 10.2 u-Substitution (indefinite integrals) 10.3 u-Substitution (definite integrals) 10.4 Separation of Variables Review - Unit 10 Unit 11 - Area and Volume 11.1 Area Between Two Curves 11.2 Volume - Disc Method 11.3 Volume - Washer Method 11.4 Perpendicular Cross Sections Review - Unit 11 |