# π‘ 2023 AP Physics C: E&M Study Plan

Welcome to this plethora of resources that cover everything! This toolkit is constantly being updated with more resources! AP Physics C: E&M is a calculus-based, college-level course where you will develop an understanding of important physics concepts like change, force interactions, fields, and conservation through inquiry-driven study and lab experiences.

π¨ All you need to know about the 2023 AP Physics C: E&M Exam!

## The AP Physics C: E&M Exam

A breakdown of the exam content by percentage.

Unit Exam Weighting (MCQ)
Unit 1: Electrostatics 26%β34%
Unit 2: Conductors, Capacitors, Dielectrics 14%β17%
Unit 3: Electric Circuits 17%β23%
Unit 4: Magnetic Fields 17%β23%
Unit 5: Electromagnetism 14%β20%

## Science Practices

By taking AP Physics C: E&M, youβll gain a variety of skills that will help you think and practice like a physicist.

Skill Description Exam Weighting (MCQ) Exam Weighting (FRQ)
1. Visual Representations Analyze and/or use representations of physical situations, excluding graphs. 14β23% 4β9%
2. Question and Method Determine scientific questions and methods. 3β6% 6β11%
3. Representing Data and Phenomena Create visual representations or models of physical situations. Not assessed in the multiple-choice section 13β20%
4. Data Analysis Analyze quantitative data represented in graphs. 14β17% 8β13%
5. Theoretical Relationships Determine the effects on a quantity when another quantity or the physical situation changes. 25β32% 20β24%
6. Mathematical Routines Solve problems of physical situations using mathematical relationships. 14β20% 20β24%
7. Argumentation Develop an explanation or scientific argument. 14β20% 11β18%