AP World History Practice Tests

The new AP World History Exam is 3 hours and 15 minutes long and broken up into two sections, each of which consists of two parts. Your performance on these four parts, outlined in the table below, is compiled and weighted to find your overall exam score.

AP World History Exam Past Papers

  Question Type (# of questions) Time Allotted
Section I Part A: Multiple Choice (55 questions) 55 minutes
Part B: Short Answer (4 questions) 50 minutes
Section II Part A: Document-Based Question (1 question) 55 minutes (includes a reading period with a suggested time of 15 minutes)
Part B: Long Essay (1 question, chosen from a pair) 35 minutes

AP World History Downloads

AP World History Downloads

AP World History Multiple-Choice Practice Tests

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