Free response essays are an integral part of the AP Biology curriculum. In fact, you will have 4 free response questions on the AP exam at the end of the year. To help you prepare for your AP exam, we will be practicing essay writing using essays from previous AP Biology exams. The rubrics (scoring standards) for most of those essays are available on-line through the University of Georgia or through The College Board which I have provided as links below. You should also review these suggested essay tips below to better organize your essays.