** Learn about the AP Calculus Exam**

### AP Calculus AB Exam Strategies

The AP Calculus AB Exam isn’t just about knowing calculus; it’s also about knowing test-taking strategies. Knowing how to pace yourself, make educated guesses, use the two-pass system, and utilize other strategies will help you do your best on the AP Calculus AB Exam.

### What’s tested on the AP Calculus AB Exam?

The AP Calculus AB exam has a multiple-choice and a free response section, each with a calculator and a non-calculator portion. Each section of the exam is worth 50% of your overall score.

### What’s tested on the AP Calculus BC Exam?

AP Calculus BC is an extension of AP Calculus AB, and as such the difference between the two is in scope, not difficulty. AP Calculus BC includes topics from AP Calculus AB, such as integrals and the fundamental theorem of calculus, plus other concepts such as parametric equations, polar and vector functions and series.