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Looking for Calculus AB practice problems

Hi, I'm preparing for the AP Calculus AB exam, and I was hoping someone could point me in the right direction for some practice problems. Ideally, I'd like a variety of difficulty levels so I can feel prepared for anything the test might throw at me.

6 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're preparing for the AP Calculus AB exam and looking for practice problems to help you feel better equipped for the test. Here are some resources that provide practice problems at various difficulty levels:

1. College Board: The official AP Calculus AB course and exam description (https://apstudents.collegeboard.org/courses/ap-calculus-ab) contains sample multiple-choice and free-response questions. This is a valuable resource as these problems are created by the same organization that administers the AP exams. The site also contains explanations and solutions for the practice problems.

2. Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers a comprehensive AP Calculus AB course (https://www.khanacademy.org/math/ap-calculus-ab) with practice problems, quizzes, and videos. The problems are organized by topic and should cover a wide range of difficulty levels.

3. CollegeVine: CollegeVine has a blog post breaking down 10 notoriously difficult AP Calculus AB problems from past exams (https://blog.collegevine.com/ap-calculus-ab-practice-questions/).

4. Varsity Tutors: On Varsity Tutors (https://www.varsitytutors.com/ap_calculus_ab-practice-tests), you'll find a selection of AP Calculus AB practice exams, which include both multiple-choice and free-response questions. Working through both kinds of problems can help give you a sense of your overall progress and areas for improvement.

5. MIT OpenCourseWare: MIT provides free, online Calculus 1 resources (https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mathematics/18-01sc-single-variable-calculus-fall-2010/) that align with the AP Calculus AB curriculum. Their site contains lectures, assignments, exams, and solutions that can be helpful practice materials.

Remember to review your answers and learn from any mistakes you make along the way, to help yourself understand the concepts better and be more prepared for the test. Good luck with your preparation!

6 months ago

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