"Who has not been amazed to learn that the function y = ex, like a phoenix
rising from its own ashes, is its own derivative?"
– François Le Lionnais (French Engineer)

Calculus

Introduction

This page contains resources that may be of interest to students studying Calculus. The number of resources on this page will grow as additional items are developed. You may find that materials provided elsewhere on this site are also of interest to you. If you have any questions or special requests, please contact Earl at .

TI nSpire CX CAS Handheld

After researching numerous calculators, we have concluded that the TI nSpire CX CAS Handheld provides the greatest advantage to students studying Calculus. For more information about the nSpire and resources devoted to its use, click here.

Related Handbooks and References

Calculus Handbook and Related

PC Apps

Calculus Problems for DRHS Students (limited access: password required)

Damonte Ranch High School students may click here to access worked out problems for Calculus class. A User ID and Password is required to view these files. To those not attending DRHS, my apologies. I need to respect the propriety of the material developed at the school.


Calculus AB Multiple Choice - Sample AP Exams and Solutions

The following file contains sample AP Calculus AB multiple choice test questions and solutions to those problems, worked out step by step, developed by the authors of this website.

Other sources

Calculus BC Multiple Choice - Sample AP Exams and Solutions

BC College Board Sample Multiple Choice Test - Problems and Solutions – This file contains a) sample AP Calculus BC multiple choice test questions provided by the College Board and b) solutions to those problems, worked out step by step, developed by the authors of this website. The test alone, without solutions, is available here from the College Board website.

Other sources

Calculus AB and Calculus BC Free Response - Sample AP Exams

AP Calculus free response questions and solutions for a number of years are provided by the College Board at the links below. Files containing the test questions without solutions are listed under the "Free Response" header on these pages. Files containing the test questions with solutions are listed under the "Scoring Guidelines" header on these pages; these files also indicate what was required in order to score each point on the test.

Other Resources

The Wolfram MathWorld website is an excellent source for material in many areas of mathematics. In particular, the following links may be helpful to the Calculus Student: