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Unformatted text preview: AP® Calculus AB 2003 Free-Response Questions Form B The materials included in these files are intended for use by AP teachers for course and exam preparation; permission for any other use must be sought from the Advanced Placement Program®. Teachers may reproduce them, in whole or in part, in limited quantities for noncommercial, face-to-face teaching purposes. This permission does not apply to any third-party copyrights contained herein. This material may not be mass distributed, electronically or otherwise. These materials and any copies made of them may not be resold, and the copyright notices must be retained as they appear here. These materials were produced by Educational Testing Service® (ETS®), which develops and administers the examinations of the Advanced Placement Program for the College Board. 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For the College Board’s online home for AP professionals, visit AP Central at apcentral.collegeboard.com. 2003 AP® CALCULUS AB FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS (Form B) CALCULUS AB SECTION II, Part A Time—45 minutes Number of problems—3 A graphing calculator is required for some problems or parts of problems. 1. Let f be the function given by f ( x ) = 4 x 2 - x 3 , and let l be the line y = 18 - 3 x, where l is tangent to the graph of f. Let R be the region bounded by the graph of f and the x-axis, and let S be the region bounded by the graph of f, the line l, and the x-axis, as shown above. (a) Show that l is tangent to the graph of y = f ( x ) at the point x = 3. (b) Find the area of S. (c) Find the volume of the solid generated when R is revolved about the x-axis. Copyright © 2003 by College Entrance Examination Board. All rights reserved. Available to AP professionals at apcentral.collegeboard.com and to students and parents at www.collegeboard.com/apstudents. GO ON TO THE NEXT PAGE. 2 2003 AP® CALCULUS AB FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS (Form B) 2. A tank contains 125 gallons of heating oil at time t = 0. During the time interval 0 ˆ t ˆ 12 hours, heating oil is pumped into the tank at the rate H (t ) = 2 + 10 01 + ln(t + 1)5 gallons per hour. During the same time interval, heating oil is removed from the tank at the rate R(t ) = 12 sin  t  gallons per hour.  47  2 (a) How many gallons of heating oil are pumped into the tank during the time interval 0 ˆ t ˆ 12 hours? (b) Is the level of heating oil in the tank rising or falling at time t = 6 hours? Give a reason for your answer. (c) How many gallons of heating oil are in the tank at time t = 12 hours? (d) At what time t, for 0 ˆ t ˆ 12, is the volume of heating oil in the tank the least? Show the analysis that leads to your conclusion. Copyright © 2003 by College Entrance Examination Board. All rights reserved. Available to AP professionals at apcentral.collegeboard.com and to students and parents at www.collegeboard.com/apstudents. GO ON TO THE NEXT PAGE. 3 2003 AP® CALCULUS AB FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS (Form B) Distance x (mm) 0 60 120 180 240 300 360 Diameter B( x ) (mm) 24 30 28 30 26 24 26 3. A blood vessel is 360 millimeters (mm) long with circular cross sections of varying diameter. The table above gives the measurements of the diameter of the blood vessel at selected points along the length of the blood vessel, where x represents the distance from one end of the blood vessel and B( x ) is a twice-differentiable function that represents the diameter at that point. (a) Write an integral expression in terms of B( x ) that represents the average radius, in mm, of the blood vessel between x = 0 and x = 360. (b) Approximate the value of your answer from part (a) using the data from the table and a midpoint Riemann sum with three subintervals of equal length. Show the computations that lead to your answer. (c) Using correct units, explain the meaning of p I  B( x)  2 275 125 2 dx in terms of the blood vessel. (d) Explain why there must be at least one value x, for 0 < x < 360, such that B‡‡( x ) = 0. END OF PART A OF SECTION II Copyright © 2003 by College Entrance Examination Board. All rights reserved. Available to AP professionals at apcentral.collegeboard.com and to students and parents at www.collegeboard.com/apstudents. 4 2003 AP® CALCULUS AB FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS (Form B) CALCULUS AB SECTION II, Part B Time—45 minutes Number of problems—3 No calculator is allowed for these problems. 4. A particle moves along the x-axis with velocity at time t ˜ 0 given by v (t ) = -1 + e1- t . (a) Find the acceleration of the particle at time t = 3. (b) Is the speed of the particle increasing at time t = 3 ? Give a reason for your answer. (c) Find all values of t at which the particle changes direction. Justify your answer. (d) Find the total distance traveled by the particle over the time interval 0 ˆ t ˆ 3. I 5. Let f be a function defined on the closed interval 0, 7 . The graph of f, consisting of four line segments, is shown above. Let g be the function given by g( x ) = (a) Find g(3), g ‡(3), and g ‡‡(3). x 2 f (t ) dt. (b) Find the average rate of change of g on the interval 0 ˆ x ˆ 3. (c) For how many values c, where 0 < c < 3, is g ‡(c) equal to the average rate found in part (b) ? Explain your reasoning. (d) Find the x-coordinate of each point of inflection of the graph of g on the interval 0 < x < 7. Justify your answer. Copyright © 2003 by College Entrance Examination Board. All rights reserved. Available to AP professionals at apcentral.collegeboard.com and to students and parents at www.collegeboard.com/apstudents. GO ON TO THE NEXT PAGE. 5 2003 AP® CALCULUS AB FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS (Form B) 05 05 6. Let f be the function satisfying f ‡ x = x f x for all real numbers x, where f (3) = 25. (a) Find f ‡‡(3). (b) Write an expression for y = f ( x ) by solving the differential equation condition f (3) = 25. dy = x y with the initial dx END OF EXAMINATION Copyright © 2003 by College Entrance Examination Board. All rights reserved. Available to AP professionals at apcentral.collegeboard.com and to students and parents at www.collegeboard.com/apstudents. 6 ...
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This note was uploaded on 03/12/2010 for the course CALCULUS 1561234586 taught by Professor Zalla during the Spring '10 term at Air Force Institute of Technology, Ohio.

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