AP Calculus BC
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AP Calculus BC Exam
This course is organized around the following big ideas:
- Big Idea 1: Limits
- Big Idea 2: Derivatives
- Big Idea 3: Integrals and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
- Big Idea 4: Series
The AP Calculus BC exam format is:
Section I: Multiple Choice
Part A (60 minutes, calculator not permitted)
Part B (45 minutes, graphing calculator required)
Section II: Free Response
Part A (30 minutes, graphing calculator required)
Part B (60 minutes, calculator not permitted)
Sections I and II each account for 50% of the total exam score. In the free-response section students are required to show their work. The reasoning and methods that support the answer must be articulated.
When is the AP Calculus BC Exam?
The AP Calculus BC Exam date for the 2020–2021 school year is Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at 8 a.m.