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AP Micro or AP Macro?

marie0216marie0216 Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
edited January 2017 in History & Social Sciences
Which course did you prefer and why? How long did you take the course before taking the exam? And how was the exam? I would like to know as much information on these courses before I register for one online. Thanks :)
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Replies to: AP Micro or AP Macro?

  • 10s4life10s4life Forum Champion UCLA Posts: 1,565 Forum Champion
    edited January 2017
    I took macro first micro second. I got 5s on both. Macro was an easier class harder test. Micro was a harder class easier test. If you have common sense, can do basic artithmetic, and remember key graphs you'll ace the exam. Honestly you can skip the class and read a review book and that should be plenty of prep lol
  • marie0216marie0216 Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
    Thank you so much for your advice! Which course do you think i can take online in the shortest amount of time (in months) because I believe the exam is in May and i want to have enough time to finish the course and be prepared?
  • computer-firecomputer-fire Registered User Posts: 11 New Member
    I am in AP Macro in APEX (an online learning software) and I have breezed through the course. I am on track to finish it within the next two weeks, which would mean I finished it in less than 3/8ths of a semester. Also, you should totally do AP Macro! Macro should be a required course for high school graduation, because it makes such a huge difference on how we choose in national level elections, whereas Micro is more applicable to a much smaller scale. But that's just my bias, and everyone enjoys their own cup of tea.
  • AshleyMisAwesomeAshleyMisAwesome Registered User Posts: 146 Junior Member
    Macro. def. macro.
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