AP Environmental Science Exam Free-Response Questions and Scoring Information Archive

Download free-response questions from past exams along with scoring guidelines, sample responses from exam takers, and scoring distributions.

Because of updates to the AP Environmental Science course and exam design after the 2019 exam, FRQs from 2019 and earlier may not directly reflect the format of questions that will appear on the 2021 and future exams. Please see the course and exam description for the most up-to-date exam format and sample questions.

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2019: Free-Response Questions

Questions Scoring Score Distributions

Free-Response Questions

Chief Reader Report

Scoring Statistics

Scoring Distribution

2018: Free-Response Questions
Questions Scoring Score Distributions

Free-Response Questions

Chief Reader Report

Scoring Statistics

Scoring Distributions
2017: Free-Response Questions
Questions Scoring Score Distributions

Free-Response Questions

Chief Reader Report

Scoring Statistics

Scoring Distributions

2002: Free-Response Questions
Questions Scoring Grade Distributions

All Questions

Scoring Commentary

Student Performance Q&A

Grade Distributions

2000: Free-Response Questions
Questions Scoring

All Questions

Scoring Commentary

1999: Free-Response Questions
Questions

All Questions

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