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The ap comparative government and politics exam

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Unformatted text preview: alency: Full-year introductory college course Description: Section I consists of multiplechoice questions. Section II consists of a 15minute reading period, a 45-minute documentbased question (DBQ), and two 35-minute essays chosen from several options. The exam covers political institutions, behavior, and public policy; social change and cultural and intellectual developments; diplomacy and international relations; and economic developments. History—World Exam Duration: Section I—55 minutes Section II—2 hours and 10 minutes Course Equivalency: Full-year introductory college course Description: Section I consists of multiplechoice questions. Section II consists of a 10-minute reading period, a 40-minute document-based question (DBQ), a 40minute question dealing with continuity and change over time, and a 40-minute comparative question focusing on broad issues in world history. The exam covers change and continuity across world history periods; interaction between humans and the environment; development and interaction of cultures; state-building, expansion, and conflict; creation, expansion, and interaction of economic systems; and development and transformation of social structures. The chronological frame of the course is the period from approximately 8000 b.c.e. to the present. descriptions © 2007 The College Board. All rights reserved. Visit the College Board on the Web: www.collegeboard.com. 14 Bulletin for AP Students and Parents 2 007-08 exam Human Geography Exam Duration: Section I—1 hour Section II—1 hour and 15 minutes Course Equivalency: One-semester introductory college course Description: Section I consists of multiplechoice questions, and Section II consists of free-response questions. The exam covers the nature and perspectives of geography; population; cultural patterns and processes; political organization of space; agricultural and rural land use; industrialization and economic development; and cities and urban land use. Italian Language and Culture Exam Duration: S...
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