This course covers differential calculus in the first semester and integral calculus in the second semester with emphasis on graphical, numerical and analytical methods of problem solving.  Topics include:  the derivative, function analysis and curve sketching, optimization, anti-derivatives, definite integrals and area under a curve, volumes of solids, differential equations and applications of calculus.  The graphing calculator is used throughout the year.  The syllabus follows the Advanced Placement curriculum outline and prepares students for the AP Calculus AB examination.   We will cover (at a minimum) chapters 2 – 8 inclusive from the textbook.