Get ready for your AP exam with this straightforward and easy-to-follow mobile study aid, updated with all the latest exam changes!
In the increasingly competitive world of college admissions, your score on an AP exam can mean the difference between acceptance into the college of your choice and disappointment. Let the experts at McGraw-Hill help you optimize your study experience and score big on the AP Statistics exam. This comprehensive app will enable you to assess your current knowledge level, review the relevant subject matter, and test your skills—all at your own pace.
Designed to assess a user's current knowledge of Statistics and based closely on the actual AP Statistics test given each year, this application uses an ingenious 5 step method to prepare students for the exam.
The 5-Step Plan helps you get the most out of your study time:
Step 1: Set Up Your Study Program
By delving into the background of the AP Statistics test and scrutinizing the layout of previous tests, users can design a study schedule that works best for them.
Step 2: Determine Your Test Readiness
The app can also be used as a diagnostic tool, assessing a user’s current knowledge level. This section of the app provides 122 multiple-choice and 204 free response questions arranged into ten key categories.
Step 3: Develop the Strategies for Success
As with all exams, there are certain strategies that savvy students can employ to maximize their chances for success. Different types of questions demand different approaches. This section provides helpful test-taking tips and a rapid review of critical content.
Step 4: Review the Knowledge You Need to Score High
With 161 flashcards, this app provides a thorough review of the major themes and concepts of Statistics including Basic Vocabulary; One-Variable Data Analysis; Two-Variable Data Analysis; Design of a Study: Sampling, Surveys, and Experiments; Probability and Random Variables; Binomial Distributions, Geometric Distributions, and Sampling Distributions; Confidence Intervals and Introduction to Inference; Inference for Means and Proportions; and Inference for Regression; and Inference for Categorical Data: Chi Square.
Step 5: Build Your Test-taking Confidence
Once you have completed Steps 1 through 4, you are ready to test your knowledge. The app provides a customizable, full-length practice test which can be timed just as the official AP exam.
The content for this application was created by Duane C. Hinders and Bill Craine. Mr. Hinders has taught mathematics at the high school level for 37 years and currently teaches statistics at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, California. He has been a grader for the AP Statistics exam. Bill Craine is a mathematics teacher and chair of the mathematics department at Lansing High School in upstate New York. He has taught AP Statistics since 1999.
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- November 20, 2013 Initial release