The exam is approximately three hours long and has two parts — multiple choice and grid-in, and free response each section is worth 50% of the final exam grade. Ap® biology course and exam description revised edition effective fall 2015 the college board new york, ny central, and the acorn logo are registered trademarks of the college board all other products and services scores on the free-response questions are weighted and combined with the results of the. This ap teacher community is a professional learning network connecting ap biology teachers worldwide you'll see resources and discussion threads as a starting point, but the richness of the community relies on your participation you can grow this community to support your classroom and others through the power of. Course materials, exam information, and professional development opportunities for ap teachers and coordinators. Based on requests from ap teachers to make the wording clearer and more direct for students, the question prompt for the ap world history long essay questions ( leqs) has been refined the ap world history course and exam description and the sample student responses scored with the 2018 rubrics have been.
Stem ap biology · ap calculus ab · ap calculus bc · ap chemistry · ap computer science a · ap computer science principles · ap environmental science · ap physics 1 · ap physics 2 · ap physics c: electricity and magnetism · ap physics c: mechanics · ap statistics. Free-response questions below are free-response questions from ap world history exams administered before the course and exam revisions in 2016-17 if you require an accessible version of any documents on this page, please e-mail [email protected] we will respond to your e-mail within 3 business. Section ii free response — 6 questions | 2 hours | 50% of exam score two 30 -minute essay questions four 15-minute essay questions essay questions often include images of works of art as stimuli. Student responses to past exam free-response questions are available on ap central lab manual resources the ap biology lab manual resource center gives information, links, and resources relating to the ap biology lab manual it includes a downloadable pdf of ap investigative labs: an inquiry-based approach.
While considering the psychologists and studies that have shaped the field, students explore and apply psychological theories, key concepts, and phenomena associated with such topics as the biological bases of behavior, sensation and perception, learning and cognition, motivation, developmental psychology, testing. The two synthesis essay questions below are examples of the question type that has been one of the three free-response questions on the ap english language and composition exam as of the may 2007 exam the synthesis question asks students to synthesize information from a variety of sources to inform their own.
For up-to-date information about this ap course and exam, please download the official ap course description for the ap central web site at apcentral collegeboardcom free 1999 ap biology released exam (pdf/115mb) note: download a correction to this book here (pdf/164kb) which should replace the scoring. A secure practice exam reflecting the updates is also available on the ap course audit site 2017-18 ap history updates updates to the three ap history courses and exams will take effect in the 2017-18 school year and are reflected in the course and exam description, 2018 rubrics, and annotated sample essays available. Many free-response questions are divided into parts such as a, b, c, and d, with each part calling for a different response credit for each part is awarded independently, so you should attempt to solve each part for example, you may receive no credit for your answer to part a, but still receive full credit for part b, c, or d.