AP English Language and Composition is considered one of the best APs to start a student (s AP career. That being said, it is no walk in the park. Last year, only 10.6% of students earned a 5. To score high, you need to be able to flex your essay-writing and rhetorical analysis muscles, and also understand what the scorers are looking for. That (s why weve created this comprehensive AP subject.
The AP English Language and Composition exam consists of a multiple choice section and a free-response section. You will have 60 minutes to answer the multiple choice questions. Then you will have a 15 minute reading period to read the sources for the synthesis essay and to plan your response. You are then given 120 minutes to write your essays.