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Hear that clock ticking? It's the countdown to the AP European History Exam, and it'll be here before you know it. Whether you have one year or one day to go, now's the time to start maximizing your score.
The Test Is Just a Few Months Away!
Don't worryyou're ahead of the game! But you should still begin preparing now. Follow the Strategies for Long-Term Preparation (page 161) to make the most of your time so you'll be well prepared for test day.
Actually, I Only Have a Few Weeks!
There's still plenty of time for a full review. Turn to the Comprehensive Strategies and Review (page 15), where you'll find a diagnostic test to help you identify your areas of weakness, Multiple-Choice Strategies (page 95) for advice on how to approach test questions, and in-depth content review chapters on each topic covered on the AP European History Exam.
Let's Be Honest. The Test Is Tomorrow and I'm Freaking Out!
No problem. Review the About the Exam section (page 5), so you know what to expect when you arrive to take the test. Then take a practice exam (pages 173 and 235). Don't worry about the scoresjust focus on getting to know the test. Before you go to bed, review the Multiple-Choice Strategies (page 95) and Essay Strategies (page 97). This information provides a crash course in successful test-taking.
Relax. Make the most of the tools and resources in this review guide, and you'll be ready to earn a top score.