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168 reviewed resources for high school calculus

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Balanced Assessment: Advanced High School Math Packet

For Teachers 11th - 12th Standards
Nineteen resources make up the Balanced Assessment: Advanced High School Math Packet designed to test learners' knowledge in Algebra II, Geometry, and Pre-Calculus classes. To demonstrate their understanding of concepts related to these...
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AP Calculus AB

For Students 11th - 12th
Prepare high school mathematicians for the AP Calculus AB exam with a collection of 38 videos that can be used to introduce the topics or as a review. The videos focus on two processes; differentiating a function and integrating a...
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The Second Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
How many fundamental theorems are there? The Second Fundamental Theorem of Calculus is also known as the second part of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. Here's a video that introduces the theorem as the method to evaluate a definite...
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Quadratic Equations

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Through a variety of physical and theoretical situations, learners are led through the development of some of the deepest concepts in high school mathematics. Complex numbers, the fundamental theorem of algebra and rational exponents...
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Highs and Lows

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Solve problems using integration and derivatives. By using calculus, learners will analyze graphs to find the extrema and change in behavior. They then will identify the end behavior using the derivatives. Activities and handouts are...
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Calculus 2.1 day 2 - Step Functions

For Teachers 11th - 12th
"Step functions" are sometimes used to describe real-life situations. This extensive lesson with many practice examples demonstrates two such functions: the Greatest Integer Function and the Least Integer Function. The commands on the...
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Mathematics B: High School Exam

For Students 11th - 12th
In this mathematics worksheet, students solve problems about numerous high school topics including trigonometry, algebra, and pre-calculus. This worksheet contains, but is not limited to, radicals, inverse functions, transformations, and...
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Study Guide for the Advanced Placement Calculus AB Examination

For Teachers 11th - 12th Standards
Is this going to be on the test? A calculus study guide provides an organized list of important topics and a few examples with answers. The topics include elementary functions, limits, differential calculus, and integral calculus,...
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Exploring Functions with Calculus and Dynamic Software

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Calculus can be project-based and inquiry-centered by using dynamic software.
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Vectors: A Curriculum Module for AP® Calculus BC

For Students 10th - 12th
It is all in a matter of time. The model curriculum module uses parametric equations and vectors to solve problems dealing with particle motion along a curve. At the beginning of the lesson, the unit reviews parametric equations and...
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Separation of Variables and Initial Value Problem

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Ap Calculus classes learn how to solve a differential equation by getting like variables together with a video that presents an example of how to solve a differential equation by using the method of separation of variables. The example...
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Bestsize Cans

For Students 9th - 11th Standards
Traditional calculus problem made simple. In the high school assessment task, learners determine the minimum surface area for a can of a given volume using algebraic and numerical methods to solve the problem. No calculus required.
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Getting a Little "Lift"out of Calculus

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students, after entering the given conditions into FoilSim, apply calculus techniques to verify predictions.
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Properties of the Definite Integral

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
What are the properties that can be associated with the definite integral? The AP Calculus video lists nine properties of the definite integral and provides explanations of why the properties hold for integrals in language that is simple...
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Volumes by Washers

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Here's an AP Calculus resource that works an example problem of finding the volume where the cross sections of a solid are washer shaped. In the example the axis of rotation is vertical, creating horizontal washers.
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Disc/Washer Method

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students calculate the volume of solids. In this calculus lesson, students apply the Disk and Washer Method to solve for the volume of three dimensional objects. They calculate the volume caused by rotation that create sections that are...
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Authentic Activities for Connecting Mathematics to the Real World

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Check out the handout from a presentation that contains a collection of high school algebra projects connecting a variety of mathematics to the real world. Activities range from simple probabilities to calculus. The activities can be...
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Maxima and Minima Problems

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students calculate the maxima and minima of quadratic equations. In this calculus lesson, students apply the derivatives by finding the maxima and minima using real life application. They solve optimization using the derivative. 
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Relative Rates of Growth

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
It's all relative! A video introduces the concept that the relative rate of growth is the rate of growth relative to the dependent variable, and then compares the equation of the standard model and the relative growth version.
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Working with Rates of Change

For Students 8th - 12th
In this calculus worksheet, students problem solve 8 word problems involving rates of change in association with high school students. Students work out each problem and give a short explanation of each answer.
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Using Simulation on the Ti-83 to Explain the Two Children Problem

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
What is probability? High schoolers will determine the probability of the "two children" problem. They will simulate the "two children" problem using a graphing calculator and a sample size of 250 two-children families. Great application!
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Do You Hear What I Hear?

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Middle and high schoolers explore the dynamics of a sound wave and distinguish between parameters and statistics. In this statistics lesson, pupils use a computer generated sound to discover the relationship between a vibrating string,...
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Finding The Area Under a Curve Using Rectangles

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Here's an AP Calculus video that provides a discussion on determining an approximate for the area under a curve by calculating the sum of areas of rectangles that is smaller than the area and by finding the sum of areas of rectangles...
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Solving Integrals Using Substitution

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
The concept of solving integrals by substitution with trigonometric functions is modeled by a video designed for AP Calculus classes. The narrator works an example problem using substitution and shows that careful substitution makes...