What is a 3 on an AP exam equivalent to percentage?

Also last week, Kaplan Test Prep released new data on how college admissions. Among the findings: 68 percent said that a 3 on an AP exam generally earned a student college credit. 66 percent said such a score would earn a student the right to skip entry-level courses.

How hard is it to get a 5 on an AP exam?

The average passing rate is around 60-70%, so your odds of passing an AP exam are generally good. However, just because the odds are in your favor, that doesn’t mean you can slack off—far from it, in fact! The odds of passing with a 5—the highest score—are quite low on any exam: between 10% and 20% for most tests.

Is AP Chinese easy?

AP Chinese is probably going to be difficult if you aren’t a native speaker, but there’s good news! You can use pinyin on the writing section of the test, so you don’t have to worry about writing out characters. Students who spoke Chinese at home found the test to be slightly difficult (average score: 2.25).