Preparing for the AP Calculus AB Exam
A 10part course with Mark Huber
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I'm in the Mathematical Sciences department at Claremont McKenna College. My primary research area is in computational probability, and have taught a variety of college and graduate level mathematical courses. View ProfileDetails
 Total Time 1 hr, 50 min
 Lessons 10
 Exercises 48

59 CQ
10 Lessons in This Course

10 minFREECalculus lesson 1Free6 CQ
Calculus is a collection of methods for learning about functions. Review the basics of limits, derivatives, and integrals and get ready for your AP calc exam!
with Mark HuberCalculus is a collection of methods for learning about functions. Review the basics of limits, derivatives, and integrals and get ready for your AP calc exam!

11 minCalculus lesson 26 CQ
Limit questions on the AP calculus exam often arise in the section when you cannot use your graphing calculator. So what can you do? You need to solve by hand!
with Mark HuberLimit questions on the AP calculus exam often arise in the section when you cannot use your graphing calculator. So what can you do? You need to solve by hand!

10 minCalculus lesson 36 CQ
Although there are not many continuous function questions on the AP Calculus exam, these tend to be easy, so you want to get them right to score fast points!
with Mark HuberAlthough there are not many continuous function questions on the AP Calculus exam, these tend to be easy, so you want to get them right to score fast points!

11 minCalculus lesson 46 CQ
The use of derivatives is at the core of Calculus, and in this lesson, you learn the intuitive notion of derivatives before discovering the formal definition!
with Mark HuberThe use of derivatives is at the core of Calculus, and in this lesson, you learn the intuitive notion of derivatives before discovering the formal definition!

11 minCalculus lesson 56 CQ
This calculus lesson covers derivatives of simple functions that are building blocks of all derivatives. Learn the power rule, rules for logarithms, and more.
with Mark HuberThis calculus lesson covers derivatives of simple functions that are building blocks of all derivatives. Learn the power rule, rules for logarithms, and more.

11 minCalculus lesson 66 CQ
Learn how to use the Chain and Quotient Rules to find derivatives, and you will know how to differentiate almost every function on the AP Calculus exam!
with Mark HuberLearn how to use the Chain and Quotient Rules to find derivatives, and you will know how to differentiate almost every function on the AP Calculus exam!

11 minCalculus lesson 76 CQ
It's time to explore integrals in Calculus—which, most simply, are represented by the area above the xaxis minus the area below—and learn to calculate them!
with Mark HuberIt's time to explore integrals in Calculus—which, most simply, are represented by the area above the xaxis minus the area below—and learn to calculate them!

11 minCalculus lesson 86 CQ
What are the five antiderivatives you need to know to solve integrals? Learn these as well as the scaling and addition rules of integration right here!
with Mark HuberWhat are the five antiderivatives you need to know to solve integrals? Learn these as well as the scaling and addition rules of integration right here!

9 minCalculus lesson 95 CQ
Substitution is a Calculus technique for turning complicated integrals into easier problems. With the right substitution, even nasty integrals can be made easy!
with Mark HuberSubstitution is a Calculus technique for turning complicated integrals into easier problems. With the right substitution, even nasty integrals can be made easy!

10 minCalculus lesson 106 CQ
Get ready for three advanced topics using integrals, including total accumulation, the second Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and integrals between curves.
with Mark HuberGet ready for three advanced topics using integrals, including total accumulation, the second Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and integrals between curves.

10109 min10part Math course59 CQ
Get ready for collegelevel precalculus! Mark Huber, associate math professor at Claremont McKenna College, covers algebra and trigonometry concepts that are integral to the study of precalculus.
with Mark HuberGet ready for collegelevel precalculus! Mark Huber, associate math professor at Claremont McKenna College, covers algebra and trigonometry concepts that are integral to the study of precalculus.

10123 min10part Statistics course67 CQ
What is probability and how are statistics principles applied to modeling information? In this intro course cover the basics of a discipline applied to everything from consumer trends to global trade.
with Mark HuberWhat is probability and how are statistics principles applied to modeling information? In this intro course cover the basics of a discipline applied to everything from consumer trends to global trade.

9 minCalculus lesson5 CQ
You know how to use the calculus chain rule to find the derivative of f(g(x)). Now, learn to work backwards and find the antiderivative, or indefinite integral!
with Mark HuberYou know how to use the calculus chain rule to find the derivative of f(g(x)). Now, learn to work backwards and find the antiderivative, or indefinite integral!

5 minAlgebra lesson3 CQ
The chain rule solves simple integrals, but more complex antiderivatives require more powerful tools. Up your calculus skills with integration by parts!
with Mark HuberThe chain rule solves simple integrals, but more complex antiderivatives require more powerful tools. Up your calculus skills with integration by parts!

2 minFREEAlgebra lessonFree2 CQ
That exponential growth problem may look difficult, but don't worry—you have calculus on your side! Learn how to solve exponential population growth problems.
with Mark HuberThat exponential growth problem may look difficult, but don't worry—you have calculus on your side! Learn how to solve exponential population growth problems.

1183 min11part Calculus course47 CQ
Need some tips for Calculus 1A? Or maybe you’re madly reviewing for tomorrow's math test? Either way, never fear  Krista, an experienced math tutor, will help you understand the world of calculus, stepbystep. Start by learning the difference between a function and an equation  and how to analyze a function's graph for continuity and limits. Then, step into the world of tangent lines, differentiation, and more. Each lesson includes examples and sample problems to help you along the way.
with Krista King MathNeed some tips for Calculus 1A? Or maybe you’re madly reviewing for tomorrow's math test? Either way, never fear  Krista, an experienced math tutor, will help you understand the world of calculus, stepbystep. Start by learning the difference between a function and an equation  and how to analyze a function's graph for continuity and limits. Then, step into the world of tangent lines, differentiation, and more. Each lesson includes examples and sample problems to help you along the way.

10129 min10part Math course70 CQ
Statistics may sound like a dry topic, but developing data analysis skills will unlock fascinating worlds! In this 10lesson course from statistics teacher Zac Rappell, start by understanding group data and central tendencies (mean, median, and mode), then explore measures of spread (range, IQR, and standard deviation). Learn how to create stem and leaf and box and whisker plots, and practice comparing data sets to identify new relationships. Finish with a fun final project analyzing the Oscars!
with Zachary RappellStatistics may sound like a dry topic, but developing data analysis skills will unlock fascinating worlds! In this 10lesson course from statistics teacher Zac Rappell, start by understanding group data and central tendencies (mean, median, and mode), then explore measures of spread (range, IQR, and standard deviation). Learn how to create stem and leaf and box and whisker plots, and practice comparing data sets to identify new relationships. Finish with a fun final project analyzing the Oscars!

31113 min31part Algebra course73 CQ
Studying for the Regents Exam and need help with the algebra one section? In this course, run through thirtyseven example problems that cover basic algebra concepts you'll need to know to pass.
with Math FortressStudying for the Regents Exam and need help with the algebra one section? In this course, run through thirtyseven example problems that cover basic algebra concepts you'll need to know to pass.

993 min9part Calculus course51 CQ
Calculus students ready to advance to the next level: this course is for you. Learn all about the cross product, starting with the right hand rule, and ending with how to measure torque.
with Math FortressCalculus students ready to advance to the next level: this course is for you. Learn all about the cross product, starting with the right hand rule, and ending with how to measure torque.

630 min6part Math course17 CQ
Fundamentals of Laplace transforms such as definition, limits, properties, and few examples.
with Anish TurlapatyFundamentals of Laplace transforms such as definition, limits, properties, and few examples.

1183 min11part Calculus course47 CQ
Need some tips for Calculus 1A? Or maybe you’re madly reviewing for tomorrow's math test? Either way, never fear  Krista, an experienced math tutor, will help you understand the world of calculus, stepbystep. Start by learning the difference between a function and an equation  and how to analyze a function's graph for continuity and limits. Then, step into the world of tangent lines, differentiation, and more. Each lesson includes examples and sample problems to help you along the way.
with Krista King MathNeed some tips for Calculus 1A? Or maybe you’re madly reviewing for tomorrow's math test? Either way, never fear  Krista, an experienced math tutor, will help you understand the world of calculus, stepbystep. Start by learning the difference between a function and an equation  and how to analyze a function's graph for continuity and limits. Then, step into the world of tangent lines, differentiation, and more. Each lesson includes examples and sample problems to help you along the way.

10133 min10part Calculus course72 CQ
Worried about taking a collegelevel or AP Calculus class? Fret not! In this course, review simple examples and graphs to explore the main concepts of both differential and integral calculus.
with Math is a SportWorried about taking a collegelevel or AP Calculus class? Fret not! In this course, review simple examples and graphs to explore the main concepts of both differential and integral calculus.

10110 min10part Calculus course59 CQ
Do you need a little help preparing for the AP Calculus AB exam? Look no further. This course covers the basic ideas of calculus, including: functions, limits, derivatives, and integration.
with Mark HuberDo you need a little help preparing for the AP Calculus AB exam? Look no further. This course covers the basic ideas of calculus, including: functions, limits, derivatives, and integration.

993 min9part Calculus course51 CQ
Calculus students ready to advance to the next level: this course is for you. Learn all about the cross product, starting with the right hand rule, and ending with how to measure torque.
with Math FortressCalculus students ready to advance to the next level: this course is for you. Learn all about the cross product, starting with the right hand rule, and ending with how to measure torque.

12109 min12part Calculus course62 CQ
In this calculus course discover the geometric interpretation of the dot product (also known as the scalar product), the component definition of the dot product, and properties of the dot product.
with Math FortressIn this calculus course discover the geometric interpretation of the dot product (also known as the scalar product), the component definition of the dot product, and properties of the dot product.