AP Gov teacher Daniel Larsen discusses strategic approaches to free response answers.
This is intended as an end-of-course review activity for practice with the Quantitative Analysis Question format included on the AP United States Government and Politics exam since the 2018 redesign. Five practice prompts are provided.
Students read the five provided QAQ prompts, either in a jigsaw or an individual format.
Students use the provided overview table to plan what they would answer if assigned each question.
Students discuss and compare their planned answers, augmenting their initial notes with new ideas stemming from the discussion.