The AP Human Geography exam is approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes long and has two parts — multiple choice questions and free response questions. Each section is worth 50% of the final exam grade.

The multiple choice section contains 75 questions and lasts 1 hour. The free response section contains 3 questions and lasts 1 hour and 15 minutes.

You can use the free response questions and scoring guidelines below as you prepare for the AP Exam.

Multiple Choice Questions

For sample multiple-choice questions, please refer to the AP Human Geography Course Description, which can be found in the blue, Exam Resources inlay to the right.

Free Response Questions and Scoring Guidelines

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The following resources contain the remaining available Free Response Questions and Scoring Guidelines for the AP Human Geography Exam. To access the files below, you need to log into your College Board account. If you do not have a College Board account, you can create one by selecting ‘Sign In’ in the header and following the prompts to Sign-Up.

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