Synopses & Reviews
This updated manual offers detailed preparation for the AP Psychology exam and includes:Updated content and test questions based on the most recent version of the AP Psychology course objectivesThree full-length exams--one diagnostic test and two full-length practice testsAll test questions answered and explainedA review of all AP test topics, including research methods, the biological basis of behavior, sensation and perception, states of consciousness, learning, cognition, personality, and treatment of disordersAn abnormal psychology chapter completely overhauled to reflect the latest changes to the DSMFifteen additional multiple-choice practice questions for each unit with explained answersAn analysis of the test's essay section with a sample annotated essay
The included-ROM presents two additional full-length practice tests with automatic scoring and fully explained answers. BONUS! An exclusive online exam included with the purchase of the book or the book with CD-ROM.
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This updated manual includes: 3 full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained, a review of all test topics, fifteen additional multiple-choice practice questions for each unit, an analysis for the test's essay section, and more. The included CD-ROM presents two additional full-length practice tests. Includes a new free online practice exam!
Table of Contents:
Barron's Essential 5
Introduction: Using This Book
Overview of the AP Psychology Exam
Diagnostic Test History and Approaches MethodsBiological Bases of BehaviorSensation and PerceptionStates of ConsciousnessLearningCognitionMotivation and Emotion Developmental PsychologyPersonalityTesting and Individual DifferencesAbnormal PsychologyTreatment of Psychological DisordersSocial PsychologyMultiple-Choice Test-Taking Tips Answering Free-Response Questions Practice Tests