NCHS Math Department: Mr. Chris Tournas
ADVANCED PLACEMENT CALCULUS (AB) (College Board Approved)
Grade: 9 - 12
Duration: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: Grade in high C range in M4 Precalculus or meet level change criteria in M3 Precalculus and teacher recommendation
Credit: 0.5 per semester
This course focuses on a rigorous treatment of the theory of limits, differentiation and integration of algebraic, transcendental and trigonometric functions with applications examined throughout the course. Students will be prepared to take the AB Level of the College Board AP Examination in Calculus. After the AP exam, students will study additional topics appearing on the BC exam.
Text: Single Variable Calculus, Stewart