2018 AP® World History Free-Response Questions

How were the development of railroads critical to the rise of empires? Scholars delve into the relationship between the two using a documents-based question from College Board. Other prompts explore ideas such as nomadic and sedentary societies and similarities between the agricultural revolution and today's green movements. 

5 Views 5 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Administer all or part of the assessment to help learners practice for the AP® World History exam
  • Use the short-answer questions to delve into specific areas of study
Classroom Considerations

  • Contains items from the free-response section of the 2018 AP® World History exam

  • Rubrics and scoring guidelines make feedback easy and aid in improving test taking skills
  • Authentic items build confidence for high-stakes assessments

  • None