DHS AP Calculus AB

Topics covered in AP Calculus AB will depend upon the course syllabus provided by the College Board each year. Students will take the AB AP Exam in May. Students are encouraged to purchase their own text to allow for note taking and underlining and are required to purchase the supplemental resource book. 

Text is Saxon Calculus, 2nd ed., Saxon Publishers, Inc., 2002. Resource book is Barron’s AP Calculus AB & BC, 12th ed., Barrons, 2013, ISBN 978-1-4380-0204-0. Students who successfully complete Advanced Placement Calculus AB their junior year may enroll in AP Calculus BC their senior year. Students are responsible for their own test fees (approximately $95.00)