Advanced Placement 2-Day AP/Pre-AP Science Conference

January 11 - 12, 2002

Rice University

Houston, Texas

Ionic Equations

Chemical Bonding: Intermolecular and Intramolecular

A Review of the 2001 AP Chemistry Exam

Current information about the 2001 Exam available from the CollegeBoard web site. The new Web Site for AP teachers is You must register to access the most important information. To register all you need is an e-mail address and a password. APcentral is free.

Grade distribution for the 2001 AP Chemistry exam

Copy of the exam

Scoring Guidelines (this is the exam key with the point distribution)

Sample student responses (Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q5 Q6 Q7 Q8)

Commentary on sample student responses

Here are graphs of the points earned on each questions along with the average of the question.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8


Web-based Chemical Pedagogy Courses for High School Science Teachers (Dr. David Brooks, University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Useful information from the participants

Sam Clifford from Temple High School gave me the web link to the Virtual Labs at Carnigie-Mellon University. It is