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Unformatted text preview: ral knowledge, by requiring the student to produce written and spoken responses. It requires students to narrate a story, write a letter, respond to an email message, relay a telephone message, participate in a conversation, make a cultural presentation, and make a presentation on a plan for an event. descriptions descriptions © 2007 The College Board. All rights reserved. Visit the College Board on the Web: www.collegeboard.com. © 2007 The College Board. All rights reserved. Visit the College Board on the Web: www.collegeboard.com. 12 Bulletin for AP Students and Parents 2 007-08 exam Computer Science A Economics—Macroeconomics E xam Duration: Section I—1 hour and 15 minutes Section II—1 hour and 45 minutes Course Equivalency: First-semester introductory college course Description: Section I consists of multiple-choice questions, and Section II consists of free-response questions. At least five multiple-choice questions and one free-response question are based on the AP GridWorld Case Study. This case study, available at www.collegeboard. com/apstudents, provides students with illustrations of fundamental programming concepts and a platform that allows them to extend and modify a large program design. Students should work with the case study throughout the school year. Java is used as the programming language for AP Computer Science. E xam Duration: Section I—1 hour and 10 minutes Section II—1 hour Course Equivalency: One-semester introductory college course Description: Section I consists of multiplechoice questions, and Section II consists of free-response questions, including a 10-minute reading and planning period. The AP Macroeconomics Exam covers basic economic concepts; measurement of economic performance; national income and price determination; financial sector; stabilization policies; international economics; and economic growth. Computer Science AB Exam Duration: Section I—1 hour and 15 minutes Section II—1 hour and 45 minutes Course Equivalency: Full-year introductory college course Desc...
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