AP Teacher Week 2020: Learn about the Topic Questions in AP Classroom and how they provide students with practice applying the content and skills for each topic within a unit, enabling teachers to check for understanding early and often to inform individual and class-level supports. These multiple-choice and free-response questions are specifically selected to give teachers insight into student understanding of the topics and skills presented in every unit.
When to Use Topic Questions: Topic questions are best used for spot checking student understanding while teaching the topics identified in the unit guides. You can use them as a set or individually. Here are some ways teachers use the topic questions:
Topic questions are formative and are designed to meet students where they are in the material. Topic questions are not like the questions that students will see on the AP Exam.