MAKING YOUR 3 a 5

Hints and Tips for the AP GOVERNMENT EXAM

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Step One

Be familiar with the Official College Board Outline for our course. Consider this the official review sheet for the exam. Study each topic. Make sure you understand the College Board's focus, as well as the answers to their questions.


https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/apcourse/ap-united-states-government-and-politics/course-details?usgovpol


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Step Two

The following review materials will help you make a "3". To make a "5", however, you will need to be able to elaborate on each of the topics.



20 Most Popular Topics

Key Concepts

This vs That

Number of Votes Required - THIS IS A BIG ONE

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Step Three

REVIEW THE RESOURCE PAGE FOR FRQs


Go to College Board Release FRQs and analyze the Great and Good!

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Step Four

Cram for the Exam Videos

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STEP FIVE

DO YOUR CRAM KIT!!!!!!


At the end of each resource page is a practice exam