- What is the easiest AP exam?
- What AP exam has the lowest pass rate?
- Is a 2 bad on AP exam?
- Is IB or AP better?
Top 10 Easiest AP Classes by Exam Pass RateAP Class/Exam*Pass Rate (3+)Perfect Score (5)1. Physics C: Mechanics84.3%41.6%2. Calculus BC81.6%44.6%3. Spanish Literature75.1%17.6%4. Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism74.4%40.4%•Aug 31, 2021
AP Physics 1 is the hardest AP class with the least passing rate of 51.6.
Students who earn AP scores of 2 are well prepared to succeed in introductory college coursework. Compared to academically similar college peers who did not take the AP course, AP students who earn scores of 2 perform as well or better when they take those introductory college courses.
AP is a good option for students who like to study on their own. Additionally, IB offers higher-level and standard-level courses. IB higher level is, at some high schools, considered harder than AP. Most colleges give credit for AP exams and higher-level IB exams, but not all give credit for standard-level IB exams.