The AP European History Exam is approximately 3 hours and 5 minutes long and has two parts — multiple choice questions and free response questions. Each section is worth 50% of the final exam grade. The multiple choice section contains 80 questions and is 55 minutes long.
The AP European History course and exam covers cultural, intellectual, political, diplomatic, social and economic themes in Europe from 1450 to the present. The course is less popular than AP World History and AP United States History, but it still had over 100,000 students take the exam. A score of 3 or higher on the exam will often earn.