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The Integral Test and p-Series (BC Calculus - Unit 10)

Jean Adams
Grade Levels
11th - 12th, Higher Education
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The Integral Test and p-Series Lesson:
Your AP Calculus BC students will understand the definition of geometric series, p-series, and use the Integral Test to determine convergence and divergence.

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Lesson Objective:

★ Understand the definition of both geometric series and p-series

★ Use the Integral Test to determine convergence and divergence of infinite series

★ Use properties of convergence for p-series and harmonic series

★ Test p-series for convergence


NOTE: This lesson has been updated to reflect the changes in the AP Calculus CED Binder .


College Board® Topics:

Topic 10.4: Integral Test for Convergence

Topic 10.5: Harmonic Series and p-Series

College Board® Learning Objectives:

LIM-7.A: Determine whether a series converges or diverges. (BC Only)

LIM-7.A.6: The integral test is a method to determine whether a series converges or diverges. (BC Only)

LIM-7.A.7.: In addition to geometric series, common series of numbers include the harmonic series, the alternating harmonic series, and p-series. (BC Only)

The unit includes the following topics:

1. Series and Convergence

2. The Integral Test and p-Series

3. Comparison of Series

4. Alternating Series

5. Ratio and Root Tests

6. Taylor Polynomials and Approximations

7. Lagrange Error Bound and Accuracy

8. Power Series and Interval of Convergence

9. Taylor and Maclaurin Series

10. Representing Functions by Power Series

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