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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Readers check and cross-check each other to ensure that each answer is evaluated in the same way. As a general rule, you can expect to have to:. AP Calculus Practice Questions.

AP Calculus — Past Free-Response Questions

Every subsection of a question has one to four key ideas attached to it. Use that time to be as precise as you can be for each part of the 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 fesponse a good answer. You have about 15 minutes for each free-response problem on the AP Calculus exam.


If you can ace four of the questions and rfsponse your way to responae credit on the other two, you will put yourself in position to get a good score on the entire section. Readers always use the same rubric for a question and all questions are evaluated using a rubric.

Resppnse our International Programs. The good news is that the topics covered in these questions on the AP Calculus exam are usually fairly common calculus topics.

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

If you write about one of those ideas, you earn queztions a point.

Writing smart things about each question will earn you points on that question. Use proper notation and always include units where applicable. The more points you score, the better off you are on that question. Kaplan Expert Tip Sometimes these parts are related to each other, and sometimes they are independent. The test queations provide extra space for students who write big or for corrections. Any reader who reads your exam should, in theory, award you the same number of points on a given question.


Suestions most cases, the grader will award you points for the second part as long as your math is valid relative calculuus that particular part of the question. For the free-response questions, you receive points for responding properly to each subquestion prompt.

AP Calculus practice questions

Part A contains two free-response questions for which you are allowed and in fact, will most likely need to use your graphing calculator. The section consists of two parts, just fre the multiple-choice section.

All free-response questions are divided into parts—that is, they are stuffed with smaller questions.

How You Earn Points: