Calculus is the mathematics of change. In the process of learning about rates of change and accumulation, you will study motion problems, curve-sketching, optimization, related rates, slope fields, volumes of 3D solids generated by revolving and much more. Students who earn a 4 or higher on the AP exam can earn one semester of college credit.
Statistics helps you understand data, analyze trends, draw conclusions, and make predictions about the future. In this data-driven world, statistics helps you see the world more clearly and accurately. Companies/advertisers forward their point of view with data. You must know if the data is sound to make judgments or you risk being misled.