AP CALCULUS AB

Course Syllabus/Expectations

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Assignments:

12-9:    Test Chapter 4

12-8:    Test Chapter 4

12-7:    Practice Test

12-6:    Practice Test

12-5:    Practice Test

12-2:    Related Rates

12-1:    Related Rates

11-30:  Related Rates

11-29:  Related Rates

11-28:  Differentials: 4-5: 19-27 (odd), 28, 58, 60

11-25:  Thanksgiving Break

11-24   Thanksgiving Break

11-23:  Thanksgiving Break

11-22:  Quiz Chapter 4

11-21:  More Optimization

11-18:  No School

11-17:  Optimization - continue to work problems from previous day. 

11-16: 4.4: 6-16 (even), 20,22,23,27,29,42

11-15: 4.4: 1-5, 7-17 (odd), 41

11-14: 4.3:  7-10,12,13-19 (odd), 21-24 (b only), 25,27,29,34,35,37,46,47

11-11: 4.3: 1-6, 21-24 (part a only), 29a, 30a, 45

11-10: 4.2: 6,16,18,24,26,29-38, 39b, 40b, 43,44,55

11-9: 4.2: 1-5,7,9-15,17-27 (odd), 39a, 40a, 42,52,53

11-8:  4.1: 1-29 (odd), 43,48,50

11-7:  Test Ch. 3 ( Calc Part)

11-4:  Practice Test Ch. / Test Ch. 3 non-calc part

11-3:  Practice Test Ch. 2

11-2:  3.9: QR: 1-4,7,8,10; Ex: 1-29 (odd), 33,34,51

11-1:  3.8:  1,5,9,13,17,21,25,27,35,37,38

10-31: Implicit Differentiation

10-28: No School students

10-27: Derivatives:  Practicing all rules

10-26: This is....Calculus, with host Mr. Koopmans.  "Thank you Johnny Gilbert"

10-25: Work problems

10-24: 3.5: 11-22; 3.6: 1-32, 41-48 (I did many of these for you)

10-21:  Quiz back, Chain Rule; Chain rule pack of problems

10-20:  Quiz Derivatives; disp, vel, acc; 3.4: 1,3,7-10,12,13,15,16,18-21,23,24,47

10-19: Go over Problems; Sketch Graphs

10-18: Numbers

10-17: Work problems: 3.5: 1-10

10-14: Continue working on Previous Day's Assignment

10-13: 3.3: 1-8, 10, 11, 13-47

10-12: Derivative Rules - Power, Constant, Product, Quotient

10-11: Non-Differential Points; IVT for derivatives: 3.2: 5-30

10-10:  Calculating Derivatives using the Limit Def. wksheet.

10-7: Sketching Graphs of Derivates: 3.1: 5-16, 21, 22

10-6: Test Chapter 2 (Calculator); Discuss Derivatives

10-5: Test Chapter 2 (non-calculator)

10-4: Practice Test

10-3: Practice Test

9-30: Ch. 4 Review Exercises: p. 94: 38-40, 1-4; Ch. 2 Review Ex: 5,14,17,19,25,28,29,33,43,47,53-55

9-29: 2.4: 1-6, 9-14, 15, 17, 23, 24

9-28: Rates of change & tangent lines; worksheet, java applet:

9-27: Quiz on Limits together, 2.3: 2-32 (evens), 36, 39, 41-43, 48

9-26: We Belong Together - Limits Group Activity

9-23: More Limits Practice - Graphical and Algebraic

9-22: 2-32 (by 3's), 35-38, 54, 56, 59

9-21: 2.1: 4-13 (by 3's) - read ex. 1 & 2 for #4, 15-30 (by 3's) 37-44, 51, 52

9-20: Test Chapter 1 (both calculator & non-calculator)

9-19: Practice Test

9-16: Practice Test

9-15: 1.6: 1, 4-6, 9, 10, 12, 14, 18-20 27. p. 55 1-3

9-14: Quiz 1-1 thru 1-4

9-13: 1-5: 1-10, 13-23 (odd), 33, 34, 36-38, 40, 42, 44

9-12: 1-4: 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16-22 (even), 29-32, 39-42

9-9: 1.3: 2, 4-8, 10, 12-18, 22, 24, 25, 27, 28, 30

9-8: 1.2: Quick Review: 9-12 (part b only), Ex:: 8, 12, 14, 19, 20, 26, 29-34, 37-46, 51a-c

9-7: 1.1: 1, 4, 5-14, 30, 32-34, 38, 40, 41, 43, 44, 47-49, 57, 58, 60

9-6: Intro/Syllabus