What percent is a 5 on the AP chemistry exam?

How Is the AP Chemistry Exam Scored?Raw ScoreAP ScorePercentage of Students Earning Each Score (0.4%2%4%8%1 more row•

Do you have to memorize the periodic table for AP Chemistry?

The AP Chemistry reference sheet is actually three pages of information. It will be at the beginning of both the multiple-choice and free-response sections of the test, so you’ll have access to it for the entire AP Chemistry exam. This means you don’t need to memorize any of the information the formula sheet contains.

How hard is it to get a 5 on AP Chemistry?

The 5 rate for AP Chemistry is 11.5%. Because the passing rate and the 5 rate are well aligned in this way, I’m inclined to conclude that AP Chemistry is a test on the difficult end of the AP spectrum.

Is AP chemistry really hard?

AP Chem is a great class to determine where you stand in the science field. It is by far the most difficult class on campus, but the most rewarding as well. A couple of guidelines for your success, number 1 don’t take AP Physics along with Chemistry, they are two tough courses that can drive you crazy.

What is AP Chemistry good for?

AP Chemistry will teach you to think at higher levels. You will be forced to think and apply concepts to new situations, and even derive your own theories from application. This is excellent preparation for the higher levels of thinking required in college.

What is the hardest chemistry class?

Organic Chemistry

Does AP chemistry have a lot of math?

Although the mathematics on the AP chemistry exam is not difficult, students find it to be challenging because most of it requires basic arithmetic skills that you have not used since middle school (or even elementary school).

Is AP Chem harder than AP Physics?

Both are hard. In fact chemistry and physics 1 have the lowest passing rates of any AP exam. Having taken both, I found chemistry harder, but other found physics harder. AP Chemistry is more difficult if you are better at Physics than at Chemistry.

Is Apush or AP World harder?

I found APUSH to be easy, as most of the ideas covered are still relevant in American life. I know this was kind of all over the place, but in general, APUSH covers less topics but slightly more in depth over a shorter time period, while AP World less in depth but with more topics: pick your poison, haha.

Is AP Chem harder than college?

College Chem and Bio are much harder in my opinion. In my HS’s AP chem/bio test is worth about 40-50% of the grade and the rest is participation/homework/project/lab. Where in college, most of your grade comes from exams (80-90%).