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Category: AP Calculus

Shaun Ault

AP Calculus Review: Inflection Points

What are inflection points, and how do you find them? This article explains what you need to know about inflection points for the AP Calculus exams.

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Shaun Ault

AP Calculus BC Review: Lagrange Error Bound

What is the Lagrange error bound? Basically, it’s a theoretical limit that measures how bad a Taylor polynomial estimate could be. Read on to find out more! Taylor Series and Taylor Polynomials The whole point in developing Taylor series is that they replace more complicated functions with polynomial-like expressions. The properties of Taylor series make […]

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Shaun Ault

AP Calculus Review: Basic Formulas & Properties

It’s important to know the basics. Click here for the basic formulas and properties that you’ll need to master in order to succeed on the AP Calculus exam.

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Shaun Ault

AP Calculus BC Review: Taylor Polynomials

Taylor polynomials are certain polynomials that can approximate functions.

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AP Calculus Review: Intermediate Value Theorem

What is the Intermediate Value Theorem? Basically, it’s the property of continuous functions that guarantees no gaps in the graph between two given points. In this article, what you need to know about Intermediate Value Theorem for the AP Calculus exams. The Intermediate Value Theorem (IVT) Here’s the statement of the theorem: Suppose f is […]

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AP Calculus Review: Implicit Variation

Implicit variation (or implicit differentiation) is a technique for finding derivatives of certain equations. Here’s how to use it on AP Calculus problems.

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AP Calculus BC Review: Logistics Growth Model

What is the logistics growth model, and how does it work in problems on the AP Calculus BC exam? Read this article to find out!

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How Many AP Classes Should I Take?

If you want a jump start on college, then you’re probably looking to take a few AP classes in high school. But how many should you sign up for?

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AP Calculus BC Review: Riemann Sums

What are Riemann sums? A Riemann sum is a sum that estimates the value of a definite integral (or area under a curve if the function is positive). There are a number of different types of Riemann sum that are important to master for the AP Calculus BC exam. We’ll cover the basics and see […]

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Shaun Ault

10 Most Common AP Calculus BC Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them!)

If you’re planning to take the AP Calculus BC exam, then you’ll want to watch out for these ten common AP Calculus BC mistakes.

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