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AP Comparative Government Resources

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Videos

Free Response Questions (FRQ)

Multiple Choice Questions

  • MC Chapter quizzes: 21 Chapter quizzes which also includes note cards and and a final exam
  • Additional Chapter quizzes: 14 Chapter quizzes from the 6th Edition of Introduction to Comparative Politics by Kesselman and Krieger

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What to expect

Total Exam Length = 2 hours 25 minutes

2 sections:
Section I (50% of grade)
45 minutes
55 Multiple-choice questions covering the following topics:

Questions will focus on China, Great Britain, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, and Russia. The portion of multiple choice questions covering each course topic area is:
Introduction to Comparative Politics (5%)
Sovereignty, Authority, and Power (20%)
Political Institutions (35%)
Citizens, Society, and the State (15%)
Political and Economic Change (15%)
Public Policy (10%)

Section II (50% of grade)
1 hour 40 minutes
8 Essay questions

The free response section contains three types of questions:

Type I: Short Answer; 5 questions
These questions will ask you to define concepts from the course topic outline and provide supporting information from the core countries of the course, including China, Great Britain, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, and Russia.

Type II: Conceptual; 1 question
This question will require analysis and will be about a major concept from the course topic outline.

Type III: Country Specific; 2 questions These questions will ask you to provide specific information and analysis of the core countries from the course, including China, Great Britain, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, and Russia.

When to expect it

Exam Date 2017

Thursday
May 11
08:00 AM

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