This question counts as onethird of the total essay section score. ) Many works of literature contain a character who intentionally deceives others. The characters dishonesty may be AP ENGLISH LITERATURE 2006 SCORING GUIDELINES (Form B) Question 3 (Significant Journeys) The score reflects the quality of the essay as a wholeits content, its style, its mechanics. Students are rewarded for what they do well.
The score for an exceptionally wellwritten essay may be raised by 1 point AP ENGLISH LITERATURE This question counts as onethird of the total essay section score. ) Select a novel, play, or epic poem that features a character whose origins are unusual or As we approach AP exam time, youll want to explore how to best prepare yourself for the AP English Literature freeresponse section of the exam. Freeresponse makes up 55 of your test score. In this section, you will write three essays regarding prompts from poetry, a selected passage, and a work of literary fiction you select.
The exam is three hours long and has two parts multiple choice and free response. The multiple choice section is worth 45 and the free response section is worth 55 of the final exam grade. AP English Literature: Exam Format and Question Types The AP Literature Exam is a threehour exam that contains two sections.
First is an hourlong, 55question multiple choice section, and then a two hour, three question freeresponse section. The AP English Literature and Composition Exam uses multiplechoice questions and freeresponse prompts to test students' skills in literary analysis of prose and verse texts. The multiple choice section tests critical reading skills. The AP English Literature and Composition exam is designed to test your ability to think critically and analyze literary excerpts.
The test is three hours long and consists of a multiplechoice portion (worth 45 of your grade) and an essay This question counts as onethird of the total essay section score. ) The following poem is by the sixteenthcentury English poet George Gascoigne. Read the poem carefully. Here are a couple of AP English Literature essay prompts for you to practice. Question 1 This question states that you need to analyze how the speaker uses symbolism through such devices as form, diction, and imagery.
Youll find sample multiplechoice and freeresponse questions in the AP English Literature and Composition Course Description (. pdf2. 21MB). Sample Responses. Student responses to past exam freeresponse questions are available on AP Central. Practice with Released Exams. AP Literature Openended Prompts ( ) 1970. Choose a character from a novel or play of recognized literary merit and write an essay in which you (a) briefly describe the standards of the fictional society in which the character exists and (b) show how the character is affected by and responds to those