Preparing for the AP Psychology Examination, 1st Edition

  • William James Milford High School
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  • ISBN-10: 1305381378
  • ISBN-13: 9781305381377
  • DDC: 150.76
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 335 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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PREPARING FOR THE AP PSYCHOLOGY EXAMINATION will help you prepare for the AP Psychology exam quickly, efficiently, and, above all, effectively. Right from the start, you will identify the course topics you most need practice on and be able to focus your studying, while getting a review opportunity for your general knowledge. With this book, you will be primed for taking the exam and on your way to a 5!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: Strategies for the AP Examination.
2: Preparing for the AP* Psychology Exam.
3: Taking the AP Psychology Exam.
4: A Diagnostic Test.
5: A Review of Psychology.
6: Research Methods.
7: Biological Psychology.
8: Developmental Psychology.
9: Cognition.
10: Motivation, Emotion, and Stress.
11: Sensation and Perception.
12: States of Consciousness.
13: Learning.
14: Testing and Individual Differences.
15: Personality.
16: Abnormal Psychology.
17: Methods of Therapy.
18: Social Psychology.
19: History of Psychology.
20: Practice Tests.
21: Practice Test 1.
22: Practice Test 2.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

William James

William James teaches at Milford High School in Highland, Michigan. He also teaches Educational Psychology at Lansing Community College. He earned a Bachelor of Psychology degree from Alma College and a Master of Teaching from Wayne State University. In 2003, he initiated and developed AP Psychology for his school and district. Since the inception of the AP Psychology program, he has had a passing rate of 90 percent. He has also taught Psychology, Sociology, and U.S. Government. William has been a College Board reader for the AP Psychology examination since 2005.