Watch as Sal solves free response questions from past AP Calculus exams. This is a good preparation for your upcoming exam!. Sample questions from the A.P. Calculus AB and BC exams (both multiple choice and free answer). Calculus AB free response #2 (a & b). (Opens a. These are example problems taken directly from previous years’ exams. Even if you aren’t taking the exam, these are very useful problems for making sure you.

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How You Earn Points: The good news is that the topics covered in these questions on the AP Calculus exam are usually fairly common calculus topics. Use that time to be as precise as you can responze for each part of the question.

Writing smart things about each question will earn you points on that question. Going into the details about how points are scored would make your head spin, but in general, the AP Calculus exam readers have a rubric that works as a blueprint for a good answer.

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If you write about one of those ideas, you earn yourself a point. The section consists of two parts, just like the multiple-choice section. You have about 15 minutes for each free-response problem on the AP Calculus exam.

Every subsection of a question calculsu one to four key ideas attached to it.

Readers check and cross-check each other to ensure that calculuus answer is evaluated in the same way. For the free-response questions, you receive points for responding properly to each subquestion prompt.

AP Calculus practice questions

AP Calculus Practice Questions. Use proper notation and always include units where applicable.

If you can auestions four of the questions and slug your way to partial credit on the other two, you will put yourself in position to get a good score on the entire section. In most cases, the grader will award you points for the second part as long as your math is valid relative to that particular part of the question.

Part B contains four free-response questions for which you may not use your calculator.

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Part A contains two free-response questions for which you are allowed and in fact, will most likely need to use your graphing calculator. Any reader who reads your exam should, in theory, award you the same number of points on a given question.


As a general rule, you can expect to have to:. Expect to write at least one paragraph or provide multistep equations for each lettered part of a free-response question on the AP Calculus exam, and to clearly label the part you are answering e.

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The test makers provide extra space for students who write big or for corrections. Readers always use the same rubric for a question and all questions are evaluated using a rubric.

The more points you score, the better off you are on that question. All free-response questions are divided into parts—that is, they are stuffed with smaller questions.