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AP Calculus AB: Rate Problems

AP Calculus AB: Rate Problems

Author: Alex G
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Students should be able to find the amount, given a rate.

Students should be able to find the average rate, given the rate.

Students should be able to find the average rate of change in the rate, given the rate.

This video is designed to help students prepare for problems in which they are given a rate function, either as an equation, table or graph. Using the rate function, students can find the amount, average rate, and average rate of change of the rate.

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Intermediate Value Theorem and Mean Value Theorem

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Problems Like These

After watching this video, you should be able to complete the relased 1999 AP AB Exam question #3B

Hint:  Use t = 0 and t = 24.

Source: AP College Board

Amount, Average Rate, and Average Rate of Change of the Rate

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Problems Like These

After watching these videos, you should be able to answer questions like #3A and #3C on the released 1999 AP Exam.

Source: AP College Board