What information to look for in questions

This isn’t a specific question, but I was wondering what information should we be paying attention to that will help us understand what topic the question is referring to.

For example, in the sample question provided by AP at https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/pdf/ap-2020exam-sample-questions-biology.pdf , I was wondering what your thought process would be in going through each question. Thanks!

It all depends on the question. Read the entire question and get an idea of what they are trying to test. Then go back and attack each part individually.

There will probably be an experimental design question so make sure you know independent, dependent and control variables in the context of the problem.

I’d also suggests focusing on the main ideas and skills like cause and effect and prediction and justification.

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