Calculus BC compatible with AP* Materials
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Access to a complete online package that includes everything you need.
- Thinkwell's video lectures cover the comprehensive scope and sequence of topics covered on the AP Calculus BC exam.
- Our automatically graded exercises with immediate feedback allow you to quickly determine which areas you'll need to spend extra time studying.
- Concise, illustrated review notes help you distill the fundamental ideas, concepts, and formulas from Calculus you'll need to know in order to succeed on the AP Calculus exam.
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This optional CD-ROM set delivers the exact same video lectures delivered online, but without an internet connection. Online Subscription is required; CDs not sold separately. The CDs only contain the videos.
Calculus BC compatible with AP* Details
Thinkwell's Calculus BC includes all of these features to prepare you for the big exam:
- Equivalent to 11th- or 12th-grade AP Calculus BC
- More than 100 video lessons ()
- 1000+ interactive AP Calculus BC problems with immediate feedback allow you to track your progress (see sample)
- Calculus BC practice chapter tests for all 5 chapters, as well as a final exam to make sure you're ready for the AP Calculus BC exam (only available in the homeschool version).
- Printable illustrated notes for each topic
- Real-world application examples in both lectures and exercises
- Closed captioning for all videos
- Glossary of more than 200 mathematical terms
- Engaging content to help students advance their mathematical knowledge:
- Indeterminate forms and L'Hopital's rule
- Elementary functions and their inverses
- Techniques of integration, including integration by partial fractions and trigonometric substitution
- Improper integrals
- Disks, washers, shells, and other applications of integral calculus
- Sequences and series
- Differential equations
- Parametric equations and polar coordinates
- Vector calculus
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About the Author
Edward Burger
Williams College
Edward Burger, Professor of Mathematics at Williams College, earned his Ph.D. at the University of Texas at Austin, having graduated summa cum laude with distinction in mathematics from Connecticut College.
He has also taught at UT-Austin and the University of Colorado at Boulder, and he served as a fellow at the University of Waterloo in Canada and at Macquarie University in Australia. Prof. Burger has won many awards, including the 2001 Haimo Award for Distinguished Teaching of Mathematics, the 2004 Chauvenet Prize, and the 2006 Lester R. Ford Award, all from the Mathematical Association of America. In 2006, Reader's Digest listed him in the "100 Best of America". After completing his tenure as Gaudino Scholar at Williams, he was named Lissack Professor for Social Responsibility and Personal Ethics.
Prof. Burger is the author of over 50 articles, videos, and books, including the trade book, Coincidences, Chaos, and All That Math Jazz: Making Light of Weighty Ideas and of the textbook The Heart of Mathematics: An Invitation to Effective Thinking. He also speaks frequently to professional and public audiences, referees professional journals, and publishes articles in leading math journals, including The Journal of Number Theory and American Mathematical Monthly. His areas of specialty include number theory, Diophantine approximation, p-adic analysis, the geometry of numbers, and the theory of continued fractions.
Prof. Burger's unique sense of humor and his teaching expertise combine to make him the ideal presenter of Thinkwell's entertaining and informative video lectures.