Welcome, AP teachers! Here, you'll find resources for teaching AP Physics C: Mechanics, including engaging instructional materials, sample exam questions, and current course information.
Essential Course Resources
- AP Physics C Course Description,
Effective Fall 2014
Course Overview (.pdf/948KB) | Full Course Description (.pdf/1.5MB)
Other Core Resources
- Physics C Frequently Asked Questions
- Learning Objectives for AP Physics (.pdf/518KB)
- AP Physics C Development Committee
- AP Physics C Course Perspective
AP Exam Information and Resources
- AP Physics C: Mechanics Exam Information
- Calculator Policies (.pdf/152KB)
- Free 1998 AP Physics C Released Exam
- Free AP Physics C: Mechanics Practice Exam
- Multiple Choice Section Scoring Change
AP Course Audit Information
From the College Board
From Your AP Colleagues
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- June–August: AP Summer Institutes are offered for AP Physics C. These workshops, which occur at different sites from June through August, will familiarize educators with the courses and exams and offer guidance and strategies to support student success.
- September–May: One-day Professional Development Workshops are offered for AP Physics C.
- To locate Summer Institutes and workshops and register, visit Professional Development for AP Physics Teachers.