Sample Questions

You’ll find sample questions in the AP Computer Science Principles Course and Exam Description (pdf/3.61MB) as well as an overview and guidelines to help you prepare for the various performance tasks that will be assessed throughout the course and on the exam.

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Sample Performance Tasks

Look at sample student performance on the “Create” and “Explore” tasks to see what how the rubrics are applied to student work.  

What to Expect

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Exam Practice Tips

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Free Response Questions and Scoring Guidelines