🚜 2023 AP Human Geography Study Plan

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The AP Human Geography Exam

A breakdown of the exam by percentage.

Unit Exam Weighting (Multiple-Choice Section)
Unit 1: Thinking Geographically 8%-10%
Unit 2: Population and Migration Patterns and Processes 12%–17%
Unit 3: Cultural Patterns and Processes 12%–17%
Unit 4: Political Patterns and Processes 12%–17%
Unit 5: Agriculture and Rural Land-Use Patterns and Processes 12%–17%
Unit 6: Cities and Urban Land-Use Patterns and Processes 12%–17%
Unit 7: Industrial and Economic Development Patterns and Processes 12%–17%

Course Skills

By taking this course, you’ll be able to develop critical thinking skills in the following areas:

Skill Description Exam Weighting (Multiple-Choice Section) Exam Weighting (Free-Response Section)
1. Concepts and Processes Analyze geographic theories, approaches, concepts, processes, or models in theoretical and applied contexts 25%–36% 23%–29%
2. Spatial Relationships Analyze geographic patterns, relationships, and outcomes in applied contexts 16%–25% 33%–43%
3. Data Analysis Analyze and interpret quantitative geographic data represented in maps, tables, charts, graphs, satellite images, and infographics 13%–20% 10%–19%
4. Source Analysis Analyze and interpret qualitative geographic information represented in maps, images (e.g., satellite, photographs, cartoons), and landscapes 13%–20% 10%–19%
5. Scale Analysis Analyze geographic theories, approaches, concepts, processes, and models across geographic scales to explain spatial relationships 13%–20% 10%–14%

🚨 All you need to know about the 2023 AP Human Geography exam!

Study Guides for Every Unit

πŸ—ΊοΈ Unit 1: Thinking Geographically

πŸ‘ͺ Unit 2: Population & Migration

πŸ•Œ Unit 3: Cultural Patterns & Processes

πŸ—³οΈ Unit 4: Political Patterns & Processes

πŸ‘¨πŸΌβ€πŸŒΎ Unit 5: Agriculture & Rural Land-Use

πŸŒ‡ Unit 6: Cities & Urban Land-Use

πŸ’Έ Unit 7: Industrial & Economic Development

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