# Is AP stats easy or hard?

## Is AP stats easy or hard?

Overall, most of the students who took the class found the AP Statistics difficulty to be fairly average for an AP class. It’s definitely not a class you can coast through, but if you put in the time to learn the concepts, most people didn’t find the class or the exam overwhelming or overly difficult to do well in.

## Is AP Stats harder than AP Calc?

Yes, AP Statistics and AP Calculus are both advanced level math courses, but you and I both know which one is harder. (AP Calc is harder. If you’ve been a good student for three years, the administration might be willing to work with you when you get blocked out of a class.

**Can you self study AP statistics?**

While the majority of students enroll in the actual course to prep for their AP exams, many others will self-study for the exams without enrolling. The AP Statistics exam is one of the more popular AP exams among students.

### Is AP statistics worth taking?

The content of the AP Stats course is roughly the same as a typical first course in statistics at college or perhaps more thorough than a first course in college. It provides a very good introduction to statistics. If yes, you may get more out of the course in high school than at college.

### Is AP Lang hard?

While Lang’s “difficulty” may often vary based on your teacher’s rigor, the exam itself and its (practically existent) requirement of practice make it a pretty difficult course. So is AP Lang worth taking?

**What is AP Statistics equivalent to?**

This course is equivalent to a one semester, non-calculus-based introductory college statistics course and is normally offered to sophomores, juniors and seniors in high school.

#### Is AP statistics easier than precalculus?

Statistics (the AP course) in my opinion is a slightly less challenging class than pre-calc. But as a single-year math course, pre-calculus is bit more challenging.

#### Is AP stats a math class?

AP Statistics is considered to be a strong math course by most colleges. Therefore, students should balance a less-rigorous math class with liberal arts courses like AP History, AP English, AP Spanish, or AP Psychology.

**Is Trig harder than statistics?**

Strictly speaking, statistics is not mathematics. If you were choosing between a course in MATHEMATICAL statistics and trig, and you want the easier course, I would definitely say trig. Easy is relative, if you’re relatively new to mathematics, trigonometry, and statistics, you need to get used to it.

## Is statistics easier than algebra?

Algebra concepts are much easier to grasp, Stats concepts are harder to grasp but the work itself at an INTRO level stat class will be easier as most of it is just memorizing a bunch of formulas and plugging them in. So, in terms of difficulty level, stats is obviously a notch higher than just algebra.

## What math do you need for AP Statistics?

I recommend you study a textbook written for the class, as I have one and will eventually read it. Just to be sure about the introductory material for students interested in statistics. You need to study numbers as numerical facts, situated in some discipline that records these as statistics.

**Is AP Art History hard?**

The AP Art History exam is a tough one to master, though many students pass it with average scores. In 2019, 63.1% of students who took the AP Art History received a score of 3 or higher.

### Is AP Chemistry hard?

Overall AP chem is pretty challenging for most high school students, and even more so for people who take it without taking honors or “regular” chem in high school the year before. Realize that it will be much more difficult if you haven’t had any exposure to chemistry yet.

### Is college chemistry harder than AP Chemistry?

College Chem and Bio are much harder in my opinion. In my HS’s AP chem/bio test is worth about 40-50% of the grade and the rest is participation/homework/project/lab. Where in college, most of your grade comes from exams (80-90%).

**Is AP Biology harder than AP Chemistry?**

AP Chemistry is definitely the toughest. It’s easily the hardest exam on the list because of it’s heavy emphasis on conceptual understanding, memorization, and math. AP Bio requires a solid foundation in biology and a holistic understanding of how these concepts connect.

#### Is Apush or AP World harder?

I found APUSH to be easy, as most of the ideas covered are still relevant in American life. I know this was kind of all over the place, but in general, APUSH covers less topics but slightly more in depth over a shorter time period, while AP World less in depth but with more topics: pick your poison, haha.