ACE AP Calculus AB

    Calculus AB, Advanced Placement ACE is a course that provides students with the content

    established by the College Board. Topics include:


    (1) functions, graphs, and limits: analysis of graphs, limits of functions, asymptotic and unbounded behavior, continuity as a property of functions


    (2) derivatives: concepts of the derivative, derivative at a point, derivative as a function, second derivatives, application and computation of derivatives, and


    (3) integrals: interpretations and properties of definite integrals, applications of integrals, fundamental theorem of calculus, techniques of antidifferentiation, and numerical approximations to definite integrals. The use of graphing technology is required.


    A comprehensive description of this course can be found on the College Board AP Central Course Description web page at:
    • Recommended Grade Level: Grades 11 or 12

    • Recommended Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus

    • Credits: A two credit course

    • Counts as a Mathematics Course for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas

    Avon Community School Corporation's ACE AP Calculus Program is a proud and gracious recipient of a Walmart Foundation, a Duke Energy Foundation and a Vectren Energy Foundation STEM education grant.
    Thanks to these generous charitable foundations, over $5000 have been awarded to deliver AHS students with state of the art technology in their calculus classroom.


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