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Here’s a question that will be on the 2017 AP Chemistry Exam

The title of the this blog post, “Here’s a question that will be on the 2017 AP Chemistry Exam” should really be accompanied by the subtitle, “Wild speculation that will mot likely prove to be completely wrong!” – but it’s fun. right? So what’s this all about? It has become customary for Paul Price, co-chair […]

What do I need to score on the MCQ’s in order to get a 5?

I get this question a lot; “What do I need to score on the MCQ’s in order to get a 5?” It’s a question that doesn’t really have an entirely straightforward answer, but nevertheless the answer is fairly simple to understand. Here it is. Firstly, you really need to consider the exam as a whole. […]

10 things that your AP Chem teacher may have taught you….

….that won’t be on the AP exam. For years I have been banging on about what I consider to be the strange practice of calling a course ‘AP Chemistry’, and then delivering content that won’t be on the exam – I’ve never understood it, and never will. My argument has always been this; why not […]

Updated 2015 AP Chemistry Infographic

Here’s the Updated (to reflect the time change to the FRQ section), 2015 AP Chemistry Infographic in PNG (first) and PDF (second), form. PNG PDF