AP Microeconomics Downloads

AP Microeconomics Exam Questions and Scoring Information

Looking for sample multiple-choice and free response questions? You can find them in:

The Course Description (.pdf/846KB), which has everything you need to know about the course and exam.

An AP Microeconomics Exam from 2012, previously available only through your AP Course Audit account. Since this exam is now publicly available, you can use the questions without restriction.

The Student Performance Q&A. In this invaluable resource, the Chief Reader of the AP Exam compiles feedback from members of the reading leadership to describe how students performed on the FRQs, summarize typical student errors, and address specific concepts and content with which students have struggled the most that year.

And for free-response questions from prior exams, along with scoring information, check out the tables below.

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2017: Free-Response Questions
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2016: Free-Response Questions
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2015: Free-Response Questions
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2014: Free-Response Questions
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2013: Free-Response Questions
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2012: Free-Response Questions
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2011: Free-Response Questions
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2011: Form B
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2010: Free-Response Questions
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2010: Form B
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2009: Free-Response Questions
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2009: Form B
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2008: Free-Response Questions
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2008: Form B
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2007: Free-Response Questions
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2007: Form B
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2006: Free-Response Questions
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2006: Form B
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2005: Free-Response Questions
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2005: Form B
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2004: Free-Response Questions
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2004: Form B
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2003: Free-Response Questions
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2003: Form B
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