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AP Course: AP Chemistry

Important: We're now offering free, live AP online classes and review lessons for AP Chemistry to help you prepare for your exam even if your school is closed due to COVID-19. See the course schedule or browse the YouTube playlist. We'll also offer at-home testing for 2020 AP Exams. Note that any related adjustments to 2020 AP Exams, such as length or content covered, may not be reflected on all AP Students pages.

Learn about the fundamental concepts of chemistry including structure and states of matter, intermolecular forces, and reactions. You’ll do hands-on lab investigations and use chemical calculations to solve problems. Note: Save your lab notebooks and reports; colleges may ask to see them before granting you credit.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Skill: Designing experiments and procedures to test a prediction or theory
  • Skill: Creating graphs, diagrams, and models that represent chemical phenomena
  • Skill: Explaining how the microscopic structure of a substance determines its chemical properties
  • Skill: Balancing a chemical equation
  • Skill: Making a scientific claim and supporting it with evidence
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