Is AP Bio a good class?
It is a good learning experience if you are going into science, or college in general. The information you learn is super interesting. It is a medium hard AP class, harder than AP Psych but easier than AP Chem. The AP Bio exam is long and hard, there are 8 FRQ’s and 69 multiple choice and grid in questions.
What is sophistication in writing?
Sophistication comes in the way the writer thinks about and treats the topic. Despite what many people think, language use—flowery, complicated language—is not the primary way to distinguish simple from sophisticated writing. The sophisticated writer simply uses that clear language in a more creative or unique way.
Is AP Lang worth it?
Yes. AP courses are always worth it.
Should I take AP Bio as a freshman?
AP Bio usually requires a Chem/Chem Honors as a prerequisite. Some schools require completion of at least Algebra 2, so it’s probsbly not a good idea to take AP Bio as a freshman.
Is 3 AP classes a lot?
Sophomore Year: Take one to three AP classes. Consider adding a more challenging AP class, like World History or US History, and one or two less-demanding APs. An Ivy League hopeful might take 3 to 5 AP classes, while if you’re aiming for less-selective schools, 2 to 4 would be enough.
How many APs should I take for Harvard?
Incoming students who have taken AP exams need a total of 32 credits to be eligible for Advanced Standing. Credits are earned by scoring 5 on a minimum of four AP exams. Harvard confers 4 or 8 credits for each eligible AP exam depending on whether the exam covers one semester or one full year’s worth of material.”
What is the hardest unit in AP Bio?
Some of the hardest units are Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration, Genetics, Biotechnology, and Body System. Those all have a lot of info to cover and you’ll definitely see at least one of those topics on the exam.
How do you pass AP Lang?
5 Ways to get a 5 on the AP English Language Exam
- Understand the format of the exam and study.
- Pay attention to everything your teacher says in class.
- Read literature beyond the scope of your class syllabus.
- Learn necessary literary vocabulary.
- Practice using both unofficial and official resources.
Should I take 4 APs junior year?
You want to have a strong GPA now and throughout junior year. Most schools don’t expect all classes to be AP. Pick classes you will enjoy and have the time to study in. If you are already have a 4.0, have taken a few AP classes, and like the challenge, then you can probably handle four AP’s.