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AP BIOLOGY

Overview

Overview

College

College Equivalency

Course Overview

Study the core scientific principles, theories, and processes that govern living organisms and biological systems.

Skills you’ll learn:

  • Designing experiments and procedures to test a prediction or theory
  • Interpreting data to draw conclusions
  • Collecting and analyzing data
  • Developing and supporting a scientific claim with evidence
Biology Overview

Equivalency and Prerequisites

Exam Overview

The AP Biology Exam will test your understanding of the biological concepts covered in the course units, as well as your ability to utilize the scientific method and analyze data. You are allowed to use a four-function calculator (with square root), scientific, or graphing functions throughout exam.

Duration

3 hours

Format

Paper (in school) or Digital (in school and at home)

Components

Section 1 | Multiple Choice | 60 questions Section 2 | Free Response | 6 questions